The polite fiction that the Prime Minister's advisers are responsible is absurd.Control-freakTony doesn't let Alastair Campbell and Peter Mandelson go around saying anything they like? Peter isn't the Prince of Darkness, though he may be Lady Macbeth.
Speak out, sir, and do not Maister or Campbell memy foot is on my native heath, and my name is MacGregor!1817 Rob Roy to Francis Osbaldistone. Rob Roy, ch.34.
There came to the beach a poor Exile of Erin, The dew on his thin robe was heavy and chill; For his country he sigh'd, when at twilight repairing, To wander alone by the wind-beaten hill. Thomas Campbell, The Exile of Erin .Canadian Boat Song. First appeared in Blackwood's Magazine, September 1829. Attributed to John G. Lockhart, John Galt and Earl of Eglington (died 1819). Founded on Eglington's lines according to Prof. Mackinnon. Also in article in Tait's Magazine (1849). Wording changed by Skelton.
Brian Campbell Vickery was an enormously influential figure in the field of classification and information retrieval, a powerful force in the development of faceted classification and retrieval theory, and a prolific writer and researcher throughout his life.ISKO UK (2010) "Professor Brian Vickery 1918 - 2009" at iskouk.blogspot.nl, Jan 29, 2010
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