Dark Fruit Cake Rant John Young This is addressed to those of English Heritage of all ages who may be living in one of the far-flung colonies (Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, BWI, US, and elsewhere). It may even be addressed to some Brits who are tired of store-bought stuff. I am an Anglo-Canadian Dark Fruit Cake Rant

I was born and raised in Canada in an extended Scottish-English-Canadian family typical of southern Ontario. My father died three weeks before I was born (Sep 1943) while engaged in an RCAF anti-submarine night training exercise at Gander, NFLD.  At the time my mother was trying to obtain her B. Arch. from U of T. About Me!