John & Jeanette arrived from the UK this morning, travelling with a couple of their friends, Di & Ray. They're on their way to New Zealand, but are happily staying with us for the weekend. So Noi and I are attempting to play the role of tour guides to this Far Place.
As always there's the fascination of seeing the familiar through the eyes of strangers. And, as always, there's the fascination of realising afresh, almost every time you answer a question, how complicated this society is - as is any society, of course. Isn't the world an astonishingly unlikely place?