Monthly Archives: August 2011

Who’d a thought it

The funeral’s on Thursday, in Portchester. We’re all going down there. I do feel so terribly terribly much for my two nephews. Dear lads, grieving so bravely and with great dignity. I never thought I say thisĀ (not being very used … Continue reading

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I think therefore I are

Friday night, around 11pm. All quiet. The lost package for the taxi driver has been found and handed over. The parcel from Norwich hasn’t arrived yet. It’s important and should have been here hours ago. Gnashing of teeth can be … Continue reading

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Day after Day

The Oz contingent are over and allatsea towers is bursting at the seams. The funeral is next week, in Fareham. It’s very very sad and complicated by events just prior to her death that won’t be gone into here. Save … Continue reading

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The year of Pooh.

Some years are OK, some are remembered as brilliant, and some as complete crap. 2011 it seems, will fall in the latter. My sister in law, 52, died this morning. She fell ill yesterday afternoon. She was geographically half a … Continue reading

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A word from the tinterweb wot made i laff

A father passing by his son’s bedroom, was astonished to see the bed was nicely made, and everything was picked up and tidy.Then, he saw an envelope, propped up prominently on the pillow.It was addressed, ‘Dad.’With the worst premonition, he … Continue reading

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