As a female growing up in London, I would constantly remind myself of other females that have got to great places.
I admired my lecturer at university/college because she was also another black female from humble beginnings like me which motivated me to carry on
We should have married, but life is full of should haves.
I was twenty — just starting to go to dances and mix (boys started late in the nineteen fifties, despite rock-and-roll). I was an aspiring, young (unqualified) accountant, going to university part time and wanting to meet more…