Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

Knock On Effect (The early hours)

To continue: We had a plan today, insomuch as I was going to keep Maggie out of Hubby’s way whilst he did some more varnishing along the corridor which would get brushed with fur if she so much as looked … Continue reading

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The Early Hours

I started this post around 2.15 this morning, then deleted what I’d written and returned to bed. Trying to get to the publish stage now has been a nightmare of connections lost, no signal, no internet and limited service. Once … Continue reading

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Angel in my corner

Hubby had his blood test today and everything was perfect. It was lovely to see ‘our nurse’, and to have the opportunity to thank her for the gift of life.I know I’ve said this before, but I have so much … Continue reading

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The Comfort of Strangers.

I had to have some alone time today and so walked Maggie back from the supermarket one and a half miles away again. I had my oncologist appointment this morning, and although we only had to wait something like ten … Continue reading

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December Starts: Christmas thoughts 1

I envisage hundreds, if not thousands, of little fingers attacking Dec 1st on their Advent Calendars this morning. The countdown has officially started to the visit from the Big Guy in the Red Suit in just over three weeks, though … Continue reading

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Passing on The Light

Hubby and I walked up to The Abbey today to light candles for our Dads. We had intended to go on Remembrance Day but something came up, and then last week we hadn’t wanted to intrude on the service for … Continue reading

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Conkers and cobwebs

Diamonds lure brightly On tendrils so delicate, A touch, too late, trapped. Looking out of our kitchen window this morning, I noticed a moorhen feather dancing in the wind, trapped in a spider’s web on next door’s tiller. With Halloween … Continue reading

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