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Berks

On way home from work, stop off at Marks and Spencer’s and purchase, after great deliberation, thermal vests, knickers, blouse and slippers for aged mother so that winter does not catch her unawares in her nursing home in freezing North … Continue reading

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Wellies

Due to the continuous downpours us sterling Brits have suffered since the autumn, the flood down Station Path has been in and out of situ pretty much every week since the New Year, making each morning’s journey to Esher station … Continue reading

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My Stalker

Late leaving for work as need to record horse racing and can’t find empty tape. When get to station, am sitting on comfy steel runner that pass for seat quaffing cappuchino and reading Racing Post, when to utter horror, former … Continue reading

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We Are All Related

Kevin the Security man, whose grandmother was dandled on music hall star Dan Leno’s knee (as a baby), has given me a copy of Dr A C Ross (Ehanamani)’s ‘Mitakuye Oyansin: We are all Related’. Very interesting. Now am accepting … Continue reading

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Bad Hair Day

Back to work after long weekend visiting mater in North Yorkshire. Back late night so too knackered to wash hair this morning. Too knackered to let equally knackered coiffure prevent purchase of cappuccino en route to work from Wimbledon coffee … Continue reading

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Shouty Pouty Louty

Beautiful summer’s day. Summer has dashed into action, leaving Spring still snoozing under the duvet. Nature trying to get with the programme as fast as possible, with explosions of flowers and greenery everywhere. Front garden adorned with blue anemones and … Continue reading

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Post Traumatic Commuter Syndrome – the Actualitié

Uneventful journey to Clapham Junction on Friday evening. Stick to new crucial plan of non-spending on non-essential items by buying gigantic bar of Cadbury’s Dairy Milk at South Ken and giant sausage roll at coffee stall at Clapham Junction. Pick … Continue reading

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