Monthly Archives: March 2011

Fortnight

It’s been some weeks since I last put pinky to keyboard. Work was busy and truth be told the 12 hour days were a bit much for the old lad. He got home, stuffed some grubby into his ever open … Continue reading

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Lost phones

On the 29th of September last year stupid allatsea left his pride and joy (in the phone world at least) on a train from Cannon Street to Margate. Subsequently it was reported lost to the network and to her majesty’s … Continue reading

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Books

Much was made on the telly last night (BBC2 anyway) about the great Book Giveaway. One million books, 25 titles in all, 20,000 givers involved. Impressive stuff. I love books. Read voraciously for months and then stop completely for half … Continue reading

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Phone wishes

There was a time not so long ago when my mobile phone was so busy (it seemed) that I thought it might implode with over use. At those times I thought my head might implode too. I wished, fervently, that … Continue reading

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Alternative medicine

The iridologist looked intently into 76 year old mummy allatsea’s eyes. The young white coated starer could hardly have failed to notice the mild wince wince of discomfort as she stooped to take her seat. A long and melodramatic pause … Continue reading

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Vests

A snippet of memory ago and it seemed spring was knocking at the front door. Today there’s a North Easterly blowing and it’s cold enugh to freeze the proverbial doodahs off a brass monkey. Goodnes me it’s cold, absolutley horrid. … Continue reading

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