In the beginning was the unreconstructed socialist:
He climbed the greasy pole, became an MP, clawed his way into the Shadow Cabinet and placed himself for future glory:
He helped form New Labour, got into Government and had an important girlfriend:
He fell out with Prudence, though, and set out on a new mission:
And what a result:
Mind how you go, have a cool Yule and a Happy Easter when it comes.