Friendship Begins With the Letter ‘B’
While volunteering at the 2012 Olympics, I met three women who would become lifelong friends. Ten years on, I reflect on our chance encounter, retaining a collective sense of community and how the world has changed since. — It all began with the letter ‘B’. Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh and Barbados. Those were the names of the four countries suspended above our heads while a billion people watched on their TV screens.