Happy Birthday Leon!

Stevie Turner

This is a scheduled post as I am currently away until Tuesday.

Our eldest son is 35 today.  It makes me feel old that I have a son in his mid-thirties.  Leon now has laughter lines around his eyes.  He is quick-witted and has a great East-End sense of humour. There has been much laughter over the years.

However, it hasn’t always been plain sailing.  Leon was a hyperactive child and was often described as ‘distracted and distracting’ in school reports.  When he was four he decided it was a good idea to jump from the top of the staircase to the bottom,  necessitating the first of many visits to A&E.  He was always the class clown who knew how to wind people up the wrong way. One teacher used to send him out as soon as he went into the classroom, knowing that sooner or later he would play up.  He was…

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