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The Simple Life? Rosie Drum

The Simple Life?

Rosie Drum

Published October 7th 2011
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Kindle Edition
266 pages
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The Sixties. The Swinging Sixties. The Beatles. Carnaby Street.Vidal Sassoon. Mary Quant. The Pill. The Permissive Society.The Simple Life is a world away from all this. It is the story of a girlgrowing up in Edinburgh in that decade. ‘How am IMoreThe Sixties. The Swinging Sixties. The Beatles. Carnaby Street.Vidal Sassoon. Mary Quant. The Pill. The Permissive Society.The Simple Life is a world away from all this. It is the story of a girlgrowing up in Edinburgh in that decade. ‘How am I supposed to love this’cried her mother when Rosie was born.’ She grew up with a permanentvoid in her heart. Against all odds Rosie came to find that peoplecould love and respect her. From her radio interviews with people likeFrankie Vaughan and Andy Williams, Rosie now sits on influentialcommittees and has fulfilled her lifelong dream of meeting the Queen.Her life begins solitary and somewhat sheltered, but blossoms asshe matures. Life throws numerous obstacles at her, as it does to somany people, but she just gets on with things. Ever positive, everdetermined, Rosie has the innate ability to turn dire situations intoa source of marvel and enthusiasm. When her world plunges herinto the depth of despair, help comes through her circle of loyalfriends and Rosie never forgets the kindnesses bestowed upon her.This is an insightful look at life and how to deal with it. Youwill identify with many of the situations that beset her. Laughwith Rosie, cry with Rosie – you will do both as you will beenticed to look upon life as a set of fascinating circumstances.The Sixties. The Swinging Sixties. The Beatles. Carnaby Street.Vidal Sassoon. Mary Quant. The Pill. The Permissive Society.The Simple Life is a world away from all this. It is the story of a girlgrowing up in Edinburgh in that decade. ‘How am I supposed to love this’cried her mother when Rosie was born.’ She grew up with a permanentvoid in her heart. Against all odds Rosie came to find that peoplecould love and respect her. From her radio interviews with people likeFrankie Vaughan and Andy Williams, Rosie now sits on influentialcommittees and has fulfilled her lifelong dream of meeting the Queen.Her life begins solitary and somewhat sheltered, but blossoms asshe matures. Life throws numerous obstacles at her, as it does to somany people, but she just gets on with things. Ever positive, everdetermined, Rosie has the innate ability to turn dire situations intoa source of marvel and enthusiasm. When her world plunges herinto the depth of despair, help comes through her circle of loyalfriends and Rosie never forgets the kindnesses bestowed upon her.This is an insightful look at life and how to deal with it. Youwill identify with many of the situations that beset her. Laughwith Rosie, cry with Rosie – you will do both as you will beenticed to look upon life as a set of fascinating circumstances.