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The Lodger

Today is “L” day! I have a lodger moving in today. I suppose it will seem a little daunting at first because I have lived alone for twenty plus years. I have never wanted anyone to live with me in … Continue reading

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Met an Old Flame

When in town on Monday I met an old flame hadn’t seen for many years. To my old eyes she still looked as beautiful now as she was then. Over the years I have often wished I had asked her … Continue reading

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I’m a private person

I am one of those people who like to lead an organised life. Before I even get out of bed I look in my Filofax to see what the agenda is for that day and then plan my chores around … Continue reading

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Visitors

I just hate it when the doorbell rings and I open the door and there stands Mr and Mrs Acquaintance, with the their little horrors they fondly call ‘the kids’. “Hello, we were just passing (not really) and thought we … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving?

I had an online “flyer” from Ocado supermarket showing all the goodies we can buy for a Super Thanksgiving Day! I know that many years ago we adopted the Colonial version of Hallowe’en and it’s took off in a big … Continue reading

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Silly headline

I saw this today in one of those adverts that try to capture your interest (and your money?) by making exaggerated claims, and entice you to at least have a look. “People are left stunned by this New Laser Eye … Continue reading

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Quickie Salad

Looking in the fridge for a chocolate mousse that I knew was in there somewhere, I noticed that some of the fresh stuff was not looking as fresh as it should be. I fetched out all the sad looking salad … Continue reading

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Where did the railings go?

This vault is the final resting place place of three brothers who were killed in World War I. Two were killed in the Battle of the Somme, France, in 1916. The younger brother was killed on the Western Front around … Continue reading

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So true.

I have seen this many times on Facebook and it is so true, I think it deserves another airing. I don’t think this conversation actually took place at the checkout, it was written later, probably inspired by the checkout girls … Continue reading

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The Police

It’s just over a year go today that a friend was raided by the police in the early hours of the morning. There was nobody in because the couple had gone away on holiday. The police were wearing full body … Continue reading

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