THE LAST DITCH An Englishman returned after twenty years abroad blogs about liberty in Britain
Mission accomplished
From sea to shining sea - and back.

Safe and sound near tomorrow's finish line

Screen Shot 2013-06-22 at 21.08.33Safe and sound in New Jersey, just a few miles from the port where I must take Speranza to be shipped back to England. I can't quite believe I made the whole circuit with her in one piece - and she still looks beautiful enough to draw the usual crowd as I arrived at my hotel. She is a credit to the Ferrari marque and a model should be named in her honour - the Ferrari Speranza GTO. That a stray burst of electricity in my synapses on a balcony in London should have turned into this epic reality is really quite something.