Category Archives: current events

Do you believe the price tag?

SEVENTY FIVE QUID For a pair of ‘jeans’ that have no backside or front, and the knickers are not part of the deal. How can they be comfortable (let alone anything else) ? Images from google re TVs ‘Loose Women’, … Continue reading

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Knock Knock

I’d just put the soup on (day 4 and our final portion) when there was a knock at the door. Our inherited doorbell doesn’t work and has been taped over until Hubby can find a blanking plate for it, and … Continue reading

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Buckling under, or is a sign of the tines?

It’s been a relatively mild day provided you can keep out of the bitter wind coming off The North Sea. We did laundry today, and housework, and walked the dog, so nothing new about that. BUT, Hubby made a start … Continue reading

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Eyes to see you, to see you eyes.

To understand my play on words title, you have to remember our dear departed Brucie, one of our last genuine entertainers sadly lost to us last year. One of his many popular catch phrases was “Nice to see you, to … Continue reading

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Doctor’s Waiting Room

Our surgery has a Sit and Wait clinic every weekday, and it really is a farce. Hubby used it a little while ago and although he arrived at 8.30, he wasn’t seen for hours, with people arriving after him going … Continue reading

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Butterfly Farm

We were due to have eye tests today but the optician’s receptionist called to cancel as she was not well and they could not fit us in for another fortnight. That’s the problem when it is a sole professional, and … Continue reading

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Away Match

Tonight saw us playing a rescheduled match at a social club some 3 miles away, and I have just got in………………. at midnight! Once again we didn’t have a full team so had to forfeit the final singles match. Actually, … Continue reading

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