My mum and I loved Tom Paxton and my dad humoured us by coming along, doing the driving and snoozing through some of the performance..... He was a terrible snorer and as a nasty teenager, I was petrified he would do it that evening.....
He didn't, and my mum and I had a marvellous time. At 13, wearing gold sandals with a heel, I felt the epitome of sophistication as I entered the hallowed hall, even with my parents in tow.
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