... and, I have to say, about bloody time too! These columns have been resonantly silent of late (one might say as silent as an empty tomb) but like the buds on the trees and shrubs, and the grass which has been cut for the first time this year, all will now begin to grow again. Noisily? Not really, but with a word or two in edgeways. Let me throw down a teaser: The reaction to my leaving Facebook. Now that's a story worth writing, and so I will.