Out of sight and out of mind.

The class were mindful... it was their focus that was the problem.

The class were mindful… it was their focus that was the problem.

Section 55 is mindful

“…one more Beliefs and Values class. The theme? Religion, the Elderly, and Death; a balloon free zone.

Sarah and Molly had found a new territorial struggle to fight over and a transparent flag of truce flew over their academic rivalry. Suffering as the privileged centre of their most recent competitive focus was Archie. Shy, able and lanky, Archie’s broad shoulders bowed under the weight of their attention though his reckless hope of coming out of it unscathed buoyed him up. In comparison, the other-worldly scourges of loneliness, dementia and I-couldn’t-less care-homes faced by a growing population of elderly people, were firmly out of sight and out of mind.”

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