Every election introduces a new generation of voters to the responsibilities of representative democracy. It is their turn to step into the Agora of deliberation and debate, as countless generations have before them.
And so, for the first time, young people have the opportunity to voice their hopes and ambitions, to influence and determine their future, to take hold of the reins of responsibility for our national destiny.
Then again, maybe not ...
(ht my daughter for the image, she is - alas - too young to vote this time)