The wonderful Mr Duncan McRae-Spencer has just heard that his PhD thesis has been approved. Duncan is a good friend, a heartfelt worshiper, a die-hard Saints fan, a general stalwart, and will soon be a Doctor of something to do with data mining/web searching…
Successfully completing a PhD, especially in a field of computing that no-one understands, whilst getting married in the process is no mean feat. So that deserves a shout-out.
Congratulations bro, that was really well deserved!
[Duncan, for those that don’t know him, is a gem. When I was panicking on my wedding day (about whether andrea would show or not), it was Duncan who grabbed me and said: “has anyone prayed for you yet?” A perennial optimist, and a great support, he is in short a good friend. One to get to know if you happen to be in Southampton…]