Australian Left Review

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Letter from Ephesus: Nelson's Column


Diana Simmonds


Have you ever written to a friend in a state of gloom, rage - or euphoria - describing whatever has made you that way? And have you then received a reply or even anxious phone call in response, days later, when the mood of that moment is long gone and you can't quite remember why you wanted to dance on the rooftops or, alternatively, slit your wrists?