THERE were of course the occasional harsh words spoken at the Christmas meal. A photographer friend confesses to us that he gets a little aggrieved when people put his pictures down to his camera equipment.
He was at his girlfriend’s mother’s for Christmas where she said: “Lovely pictures. You must have a very good camera.” His reply of: “Lovely dinner. You must have very good pots and pans,” didn’t seem to go down too well.