THE ADVOCATE 393
VOL. 76 PART 3 MAY 2018
By Michael Welsh, Q.C.*
Then deluded with a shew of the forbidden Tree springing up before them,
they greedily reaching to take of the Fruit, chew dust and bitter ashes.
—John Milton, Paradise Lost, Book 10
Mars Water Bombers Fighting Fires in Osoyoos 2003.
* Michael Welsh, Q.C., carries on a litigation and ADR practice in the South Okanagan. When he’s not saving the world
from poor-quality wine one column at a time, he is carrying out his duties as a bencher. The opinions in this article are his
alone and do not represent those of the Law Society of British Columbia.