George and I were pleased to be reunited when I arrived at the Abbey on Wednesday. Boy it’s chilly in these old houses – this one is made of stone with stone floors downstairs and, to compound the felony, the worksurfaces and large table in the kitchen are … marble!!! Still I’ve been here before […]
LOSS The day he moved out was terrible That evening she went through hell. His absence wasn`t a problem, But the corkscrew had gone as well. (Wendy Cope) Thought I would share this Wendy Cope poem with you – it always makes me laugh.
When I first married in 1956 I left my job in London and went to work with a firm of solicitors in Southend. This saved both the expense and the time spent commuting. The office came as a bit of a shock – I was a secretary and had been quite high-powered in London – […]
My Valentine …[/caption Roses are red – violet`s are blue. Mine`s made of chocolate that I can`t wait to chew!
Oh yes, next door`s cat is very interested in my bird-table – I wonder what he will think up next?
This is my beloved Kindle e-reader. All my life I have been surrounded by books and I love reading. When I bought my Kindle nearly three years ago I wondered how I would manage the transition from paper to screen and, to my surprise, it was easy. In fact I have only read one `proper` […]
To misquote (ever so slightly) the immortal words of our national hero – Horatio Nelson. I`m now going to quote the poem `Humpty Dumpty` by Kit Wright Humpty Dumpty had a bad summer Humpty Dumpty`s spring was a bummer Humpty`s winter was not good at all But Humpty Dumpty HAD A GREAT FALL! Well not […]