Sam Leith

Boats

Wry Society: The bonding trip

Will a workaholic father find himself in deep water when his son refuses to let him off the hook for a long-promised fishing trip?
Clothing

Wry Society: The bespoke snob

A wife’s patience with her husband’s obsessive dandyism is pushed over the edge by the discovery of matrimonial perfidy – let the sartorial battle commence…
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Clothing

Wry Society: The punk wannabe

As middle age bites, Adrian decides to indulge a fantasy that’s haunted him since childhood. But will he get his teenage kicks or just feel pretty vacant?
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Grooming

The pomade obsessive

A financier is stricken when stocks of his trusted hair wax look shaky, but will it compromise his head for business?
Sport

Sports day

Two dads battle it out in the all-competitive Fathers Race, but will the headmaster know when to draw the line?
Boats

The Fourth of June

Will unsporting skullduggery amid competitive parents send ripples through the rowing procession on Eton’s open day?
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