RETURN A SHOCK
MY letter is not about a particular culture or an age group, although instigated by verbal vitriolic abuse I experienced for merely glancing at a youth when I walked around a corner near his home.
I have previously spoken to other residents, including children, and they are very nice people, always pleasant and smiling.
Therefore, is what I underwent just an indictment against Perth?
I returned to Perth after spending several years overseas. I have found rude and unhappy shoppers in supermarkets; people too frightened to walk the city centre at night, family members who have had their homes robbed (some more than once), television that is inundated with reality rubbish, po-