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I am quite prepared to confront these charges openly and will do so.

Then they add, saucily: ‘But of course they say that if you can remember the 60s you weren’t there!

And if we’d got pregnant then of course we might have been thrown out of our parents’ home, or forced to give the baby up for adoption.

Before the law changed in 1967 there were abortionists around, but they were illegal, and you couldn’t go to one without paying a lot of money in used notes to a dodgy doctor off Harley Street. It’s worth remembering, too, that feminists at that time were not even a glimmer in their father’s eyes.

They rarely, if ever, hugged in front of me, and if ever the subject did come up they zipped their mouths.

It’s true, my mother did thrust a booklet into my hands when I was about 12 which started: ‘The body is built of little bricks, called cells.’ There was a brief page on reproduction which referred to seeds – which I’d only ever seen in small paper packets named Carters – and that was about it.

They continued to satisfy their own needs and never for a moment considered whether the women they were having sex with found it pleasurable or satisfying.

Most of us girls, at least those on the London rock scene as I was, didn’t have a clue as to what sex could be like when it was good.

But now, armed with the pill, and with every man knowing you were armed with the pill, pregnancy was no longer a reason to say ‘no’ to sex. We had been brought up to kowtow to men, to defer to their wishes, to listen wide-eyed to their views.