[The knowing amongst my readers would spot immediately to where I’m off with this little prologue]
In return for these interesting revelations, another of the party, himself a Wildhearts fan (a British band who interestingly offer their website in both English and Japanese) nodded knowingly as he offered an anecdotal riposte about his friend who baked a birthday cake for Les Fruitbat Carter.
[Eeep! In the drive for proximal glory I may have wandered, but shall endeavour to pull this back in]
Which in turn reminded me to ask both if they’d read either of the…