‘I feel more secure’

These were the words of Sir Ian McKellen, tonight’s star of Who Do You Think You Are? – ‘I feel more secure’. The actor’s response came after discovering that his great grandfathers included an actor, an artist and a reformer who gave us the weekend! Fascinating.

So this is yet another reason why you should write your life story today – it will give your descendants a sense of security, and from a much earlier age, which is always needed I think…