ComplaintsBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7388.557/a (Published 08 March 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:557
- Kevin Barraclough, general practitioner
- Painswick, Gloucestershire
I had often wondered about the real Bridge of Sighs. I remember first crossing the fake one in Cambridge on a rather misty night in late September 1976. It was interview time and I was with my friend Martin from Eastleach Primary School. We were somewhat intoxicated by a combination of the silent lights on the surface of the river and the sharp uncertainty of the future.
Finally, a generation later, I was crossing the real Bridge of …