Category Archives: Memories

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Sunday Writing Prompt

Our MLMM challenge today is to write about the most heartfelt gift you have ever received or given. This gift need not be material and it need not have been given on a special occasion. How did you come upon … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday 2018

Today is the 11th of November 2018, 100 years since the end of WWI. Not only is it the centenary, but fitting that the 11th Day of the 11th Month should fall on a Sunday, a Remembrance Sunday that should … Continue reading

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20p is not the same as half a crown

Hubby and I walked Maggie along the beach this morning. We started off on the prom down to the clubhouse, then as the tide was still way out, we went down on the sand. Photo: June 2018, but it was … Continue reading

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Dear Diary, Nov 5th

As a kid, we used to have a small bonfire and fireworks in the back garden, the youngsters merrily writing their name in the air with silvery sparklers as catherine wheels, rockets and spinners went off at sensible intervals. The … Continue reading

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Sundays past and present

For some reason as I was having my shower this morning, I found myself thinking about other Sundays from eons ago. You know, the ones where you have a lie in, get up at some ridiculous hour, have a long … Continue reading

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An unfamiliar sight:

Hands up those of us who remember the daily pinta delivered to your door in the early hours by the milkman? My milko in Bath never missed a day, regardless of the weather, and whilst it was not my norm … Continue reading

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