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I know this is terribly cliché, but it is also the straightforward truth. Many of the liberals – or the Labor Party as they’re called over here – believe the institution is ridiculous. He finds this offensive, and it has become a regular part of my day, being told I ought to expand my taste. He feels I owe it to both myself and to him to invest time and affection in shows like “Peep Show,” “The IT Crowd,” and “Her and Him.” So I’m trying.
Indeed, during the course of my research, I was continually struck by the difficulty of having any sort of sensible conversation about sex.
The mere mention of the word seemed to trigger a quip, or a witticism or a crude nudge-nudge remark. We don't, not really: it's just that humour is our standard way of dealing with anything that makes us feel uncomfortable or embarrassed.
This independence also appears in the raising of children.
Many parents here would prefer to continue to embrace a sense of their own independence, while also retaining their identities as parents.