And for those of you who have been reading this, you will realise that the fact he asked for the Review section of the Saturday paper within very few hours of the anaesthetic wearing off means that they did not remove anything vital.
T again. I'm afraid some complications mean that Gaw's absence is a bit longer than anticipated. It all seems to be under control, though, and we expect him to be out of hospital within a week. Normal service will be resumed as soon as possible. No important reading matter updates but he is still ploughing through the weighty tomes, no doubt in search of ideas for posts.