Which box to tick?
Which box shall I tick? She asks. Sorry, what? The weary blue eyes of the midwife after a long shift looks at me, then my baby then my partner. Which box shall I tick? She repeats in a soft English lilt behind the blue mask that contrasts with her freckled light skin. We are a little bit puzzled, what does she mean? We have to fill in this form. It's routine, she explains. She points at her computer screen. We see an unassuming little tick box next to: White. White English. W