In which our intrepid hero thinks of all his friends campaigning for the Liberals in the Australian federal election.

I’ve been out of politics for about six months (after some eleven years of both voluntary and professional experience); looking back on it—and closely watching the current campaign—I decided to create something which accurately sums up my feelings:

Many of my friends, still involved, are going through hell to try to get a government re-elected whose principles are diametrically opposed to their own. My heart goes out to you guys.

(The image, of course, comes from Wes Craven’s vastly underrated 1988 The Serpent and the Rainbow.)