Watercolour. I met Dorothy in the NAAFI in Plymouth in 1964. She served me lemonade, commented that I looked like a young Harrison Ford and asked me to take her out. I made some nervous excuse because I knew she was seeing a Royal Marine and I was too young and gorgeous to die. I wasn't too disappointed because she wore too much makeup and I'd just bought a new blue suit.
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