Then there are ordinary folks, like Ruth, who thinks, just for a moment, she may have found late-flowering romance in Benidorm, or the Johnsons - a couple among the first to be affected by the Government's new scheme for the over seventies. Then the man down in the park who sees Laurel and Hardy when (almost) everyone else sees Martin and Jack. And the chap who has a very special dog that saves him money.
Each of these stories has been published before in the UK's small press magazines or online. They are all together in one volume for the first time in a reprinted version with two extra tales included.