Monthly Archive: July 2014

Who's doing the washing up?

Posted on July 27, 2014

“Washing up would break my soul!” exclaimed the girl. She delivered the line with such heart rending emotion that I thought I’d wandered on to the stage of a nineteenth century melodrama.




I was, in fact, in a cafe, enjoying a.. >>> more

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This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more