So, got a spare fiver or so, perhaps a little more, sitting around in a PayPal account?
Yes, of course the things he needs we have already paid for through taxation, and we all know how efficient that system is, don\’t we?
The man\’s struggling to afford an armchair that he can actually sit in. He was, until earlier today, wondering how to have a walking stick made to his needs (rather than an adjustable one which continually breaks). A bath that he can get in and out of would be nice, as would raised kitchen counter tops.
No, of course, we\’re not going to buy all those things for a stranger, someone we\’ve never met, someone we know only as a collection of electrons on a screen.
But we might club together and buy one of them perhaps?
No, don\’t gather here, go there and spend some money. Or at the least, repeat this post or the instructions in it on your own blog.
Yes Polly, there is such a thing as society: it\’s just not the same as the State.