“Whoever you vote for,” an old geezer told me recently, “It’s a bloody politician who gets in.”
I’ve been asked a few times recently if/how I’ll vote on the mayor-issue. My heart sinks. This mini-referendum is boring, important, difficult. Can I be bothered?
What are we voting for? What powers would a Mayor have? Would it make a difference?
Even asking the questions numbs my mind, let alone listening to answers that come my way.
To me, this is the issue: