Lest We Forget or Should We Forget?

The times are changing, as they have always changed. Like variations of several themes our futures turn into history, oft told and never remembered properly. I drove past a sign commemorating the First World War with a young German in my car. The sign said “Lest We Forget -1914 to 1918”. The German said “Such a sign would not be possible in Germany”. Here in England we are concerned that we shall not forget but in Germany they want to forget or have forgotten. Continue reading