Gunther Neubaum from Fort Lauderdale, Fla, writes:
I don’t dare mention to my partner that the reason I haven’t complied with her repeated requests to get rid of our old aquarium is that, for me, the thing is charged with a powerful sense of immanence which just mesmerises me. I’d much rather watch it than our TV. Sure, OK, it collects dust and dead flies and smells a bit musty, and the glass is cracked and cloudy, etc. but, wow!