Why is it impressive to buy a bargain holiday to Egypt? This London writer
is turning and twisting the question until she comes up with a very sound answer:
And this is why I felt that I ought to use the Tube after the London attacks. I simply don’t believe that there are that many people who wish such ill on others. And if there were, one would have to be extraordinarily unlucky to become a victim. The chances of being murdered in the London bombing were, I reckoned, akin to the odds of winning the lottery. That is not to trivialise what happened, only to put the risk into perspective.