Have you got a light?
Portrait of a young gypsy lady who asked me to light her up. Afterwards she took my hand aggressively and read my fortune. As she left she told me, ‘You are gorgeous but forget about the pursuit of happiness and you may find it’.
About the Artist
I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…View full profile