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I hate doing pictureless posts and will update soon – sometimes life seems very hectic even for an unemployed hermit! Main headline – we have water!  As of Thursday I could brush my teeth with the tap running if I should … Continue reading

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Our spring is still dry and if one more so-called weather forecaster speaks of another lovely sunny day, I will have to eat a whole packet of Bourbons and thus compound my sorrow as I don’t even like them. This is serious … Continue reading

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Early Morning

The WFV just told me that rainfall in March averages 35mm.  So far this month we have had 1.2mm.  We may run out of water to the house sooner than usual! Wish I could conserve these drops of dew!

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Icicles are Twicicles as Nicicles

It has been a bit of a trial lately.  The WFV’s car is again two miles away in the village.  DS took me shopping yesterday – he has been driving my car as his nerves are stronger than mine and although … Continue reading

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Still Here

Mojo missing in general, probably due to snow.  Pretty – but it gets in the way. I do love a line of washing as you know and white on white is fetching. The WFV came home on Friday and said he … Continue reading

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At Last  I have finished the Herculean and torturous task of finishing late MIL’s church cushions.  I loathed every stitch and if I ever encounter Anchor tapestry wool colour 8204 – I will plead diminished responsibility for whatever  ensues thereafter. What … Continue reading

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Into each life some rain must fall

4.30 pm today The day is cold, and dark, and dreary; It rains, and the wind is never weary; The vine still clings to the moldering wall, But at every gust the dead leaves fall, And the day is dark … Continue reading

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