t was going to be a utopia. A garden where people would come together to grow. No one was to be in charge, there would be no bosses, everyone would be equal. An open space away from work. Like a 60s collective, an eco-community, like the Diggers or Ken Kesey’s Magic Bus. I had been too late to be a proper hippie, just a homeless kid in the early 70s, anxious for long hair, free love, organic food and girls.
Back in 2011, journalist Allan Jenkins was helicoptered to the closing night of the world’s best restaurant: El Bulli on the Costa Brava. Jenkins was scanning the crowd of film stars and Silicon Valley billionaires when he realised his face was suddenly wet with tears.
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