The Winterfood Diaries

The Winterfood Diaries

Thursday, 3 October 1985

Luminous Martin

My No.1: ‘Tarzan Boy’ – Baltimora

In Peterborough tonight, Martin spent his loot on a new white jacket, a luminous green tie and luminous green gloves.

I bought some Marvel comics:

Afterwards, we went to the pub.

This time 10 years ago:
‘Went to the Arndale Centre in Doncaster with Mum and Paul

[The statue of the entwined naked man and woman in the fountain at the Arndale Centre used to stir incredible feelings of hot-blooded heterosexuality within me. I couldn’t walk past it without feeling both physically and mentally turned on. And I was only five – Ritcherd, 1998]
This time 6 years ago:‘I got Star Wars Weekly 85

…and it seems to be advertising a new comic all about Doctor Who!

This time 2 years ago:
‘I went for a look around my new school, Wetlands High. It’s about a mile down the road from our pub. Mr Williams showed me around. I didn’t like it.’
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