I didn’t attend the corridor festivities and wasn’t bothered a bit, although I was touched by the reactions of other bloggers to my post. I’ve never in fact had an office party as far as I can recall. That’s because I’ve not worked a regular job in a regular office for most of my life. An upcoming post will be my unofficial curriculum vitae, I think. All those jobs that potential employers never see, even though they may have earned me more money or taken up more time than the jobs on the official c.v.