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The period 1714 - 1830 was one defined by balance and order, at least from an architectural stand point. One of my favourites. The four Georges who ruled during that time gave their name to large gridded windows, high ceilings, regulation terraced houses and the occasional dramatic series of columns. Georgian architecture is my field of wheat to run through with Theresa like joy.

For all my enthusiasm in this, our year of 2019, we live in more than just four walls. We live in our machines too. Having worked in start-ups for a number of years and then in tech education for a few more, I’ve built up quite a good understanding of what a modern day architect looks like.

Opinions used to be worth having. Much like a spot in the queue for Dishoom Granary square; it was edgy and fun until everyone else started showing up. Pre-internet, deference to experts and thinkers was the norm. As a non-intellectual in the 1980s you had only two avenues to express yourself. Either you'd hash it out over the dinner table (sorry mum) or, if you really got the hump, you'd write to your local paper using an alias like Mr K.L. Bacon and hope the editor doesn't think you're some kind of nut.

Date: November 26th 2017. Engagement: 23 likes. Caption: "Loved my time at St Hernan ridge with the family, so excited for the next month of festive fun." See, even Ocasio-Cortez had a paltry online presence at one stage or another. Date: April 27th 2018. Engagement: 926 likes. Caption: "Every moment is an organizing opportunity, every person a potential activist, every moment a chance to change the world.”- Dolores Huerta. My wine is looking a bit pathetic, a small acidic sip left. I’ll just leave it I guess. I should get some water - isn’t that what Gwyneth Paltrow is always saying, stay hydrated? I wish I could make millions by telling a few million people to stay hydrated. Drink water! Do the most basic human instinct of all! Quench the thirst! Now please send money to my PayPal.