The Russians are turning east to the Chinese - to the Europeans' surprise. It always seemed to me that the relationship between Russia and China would shift from being based in Marx and Lenin to being based in oil and gas.
Land and sea weakness and decline are great separators but death is the great divorcer for ever.
Now a soft kiss - Aye by that kiss I vow an endless bliss.
When we are dealing with death we are constantly being dragged down by the...