Observations (on boxing day)

The tattooed-pierced radical’s parents are visiting. They are not worried. He knows how to select wine, wear a suit, and will marry someone suitable. Retractable tethers are effective.
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On the day after Christmas, gay men are flooding grindr, sexing back to normality.
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Tourists are walking in gaggles.
They fear the barking homeless.
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It’s possible to walk from store to store touching cashmere and smelling leather.
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Gay enclaves are factories of anxiety and self-consciousness.
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Small business owners are only slightly less important than guardian angels.
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For some, the performance of hospitality is more important than pleasure.
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Party.
Always have an escape plan.