Tag Archives: worry

Sleep? Fat chance.

We have a routine, almost like clockwork, and have kept to it for years. Bedtime is around 9pm, dog has final wee just before, then we take our pills and retire. Sometimes we read to get dopey ready to turn … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs

No-one in their right mind would leave a dog in a car in this horrendous heat, yet people still do so and the RSPCA can be called to vehicles to retrieve animals in distress. I remember fatalities at a car … Continue reading

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Screwing for Greed

There are a lot of people on the marina up in arms today following receipt of a white envelope announcing a rise in mooring fees. The bar steward who owns the marina has decided to introduce a Residential Rate for … Continue reading

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Bah, Humbug

Alastair Sim will always be Scrooge to me. The film of the same name was made in 1951, so a few years before I was born, but his portrayal of the miser is infamous and by far the best character … Continue reading

Posted in fiction, film/tv/book, Frugality, Just a thought, My life, Opinions, tongue in cheek | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments