Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

I’m into Something Good

This was the debut single from Herman’s Hermits in 1964 which reached the top of the charts for a couple of weeks. It came to mind this morning when I woke up, so I’ve come up with these lines which … Continue reading

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Rant: 26th January

This country sucks. It bleeds us dry as we live and when we die, it bleeds us some more. Mum had been prudent in already paying for her funeral and selected the service and hymns she wanted. That side of … Continue reading

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Black water

In the silence of shadow, The clock ticks. A gentle rhythmic sound There is nothing to fear. As time passes, The heating clicks, Settling down to night, And sleep beckons near. Silently walking Along the sands of time, All is … Continue reading

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All I won’t for Christmas

Hubby asked me an interesting question yesterday and I didn’t have an answer. Today he asked me if I had one Christmas wish, what I’d wish for. That was easier, as I said I’d like a trip in Santa’s Sled … Continue reading

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First and last thousand

Reading in the media yesterday about the Government’s Benefit Helpline being closed over the Christmas holidays just when claimants will need it most with changes coming into force this week, made me think about money, past and present. When I … Continue reading

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Unlikely conversations : spin off

My Tale Weaver post was based, albeit loosely, on Maggie. When we first moved to Lincolnshire in 2007, we started walking in country lanes, and she became known as the black and white dog that didn’t enter fields or chase … Continue reading

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Safe Haven

My Mum is in safe hands as it has been decided she will stay in the Care Home permanently. Sis sent me a text on Tuesday. I am glad and I am relieved. Although the text said to ‘let you … Continue reading

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