W ell it’s nice to be back. Like John Howard with a triple bypass, Limelighthas risen like Lazarus. It makes you smile, and smiling is the subject of this month’s soapbox. I saw a YouTube clip the other day of Joe Hisaishi – composer of My Neighbour Totoro, a popular Japanese anime film. He arrived at a concert to play the jaunty theme, turned to the small orchestra and put his fingers on either end of...

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