So? No prizes for guessing where I have been! My host knew exactly what I was talking about and so we visited her enfamillie the next day. Here is the Pub’s spin on her http://www.youngandjacksons.com.au/downloads/chloe_history.pdf I think I read the true account of her very sad story which seems to have been erased from the […]
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Wet And Windy Weather
A national obsession….my little companion hates getting wet, so walking in the rain and boating are low on her list of priorities! The weather has been interesting. A drought was declared not so long ago and almost instantly it rained, and rained and blew, and blew etc.: well we know all that but two of […]
The star of that car show on Dave TV, you know the arrogant one that claims he was expelled at school and now has upset teachers again by recommending they be shot after taking a day off work to save their solid gold pensions, well……… My estimation of him rose a year or so ago […]
A Country house birthday party
I think I must be very lucky to be invited to amazing parties occasionally. House parties still happen as I was to experience recently. Held in one of England’s most beautiful country houses my host, the birthday boy had three things in common with Mr Toad, a generous spirit, a kind heart and a want […]
Post Script amd.
I spent that night on board, it was a very still, beautiful moon, no wind, and the tide was barely noticable; all fortunate because I had to go ashore rather a lot as the dog needed to! The result of this was my last post! Thought you should see the funny side!
Of course you only die once. If you are lucky it’s quick or happens in your sleep. If it’s you that is left, then why not dig yourself out from the deepest loneliness? Find a new life of laughter and joy; it will take time and perseverance. Better to have loved once than never loved […]
Beware the South West
We have some of the most dangerous tidal waters in the world, some of the sharpest rocks, the most unpredictable weather and our history and shore line is littered with wrecked ships to prove it. Please stay away from Dorset, Devon and Cornwall as there is yet another hazard this year; me!
I’ve been skiing! Here firmly with my bottom on the snow! Here under the Matterhorn!
Rodin and the thick ankles
A couple of years ago I went to dinner with one of my clients. It must be said that it was a fascinating evening and filled with happy memories, one of which I must share with you. I had just visited the Rodin Exhibition in the Royal Academy in London and noticed yet again that […]
Sometimes one meets someone special and one just has to get instep! (Juno is on the left with the red collar!)