Quote Of The Day

“After the war and the austerity years, the means to control how you were seen were newly available to the young.  And so was the ability to distinguish yourself visually from your parents.  From the Teddy Boys in the Fifties to the Mods and Rockers who took over, and on to the mini-skirted dollybirds of the mid-Sixties and the diaphanous hippies of the later Sixties, many more young people than ever before had, for various reasons, enough money to pay for dramatic self-definition.”

 Jenny Diski, The Sixties

Let the last sentence resonate with you, it goes beyond the sixties era and even past today’s day… (excerpt via Susie Bubble)


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