Tag Archives: nostalgia

Cheering up

For the last couple of days I’ve been trying to find a youtube clip that would make me laugh and cheer me up. Instead – nostalgia wins the day.

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Nostalgia year by year

Wimbledon evokes nostalgia year on year, and this year is no exception. The only thing that is different is that the pleasure and memories increase. I scan the faces of the crowd looking for celebrities and imagine my Dad sitting … Continue reading

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Wimbledon and Tennis and a bit of nostalgia

Watching Wimbledon is a regular mid-summer event for me. In days long ago my Dad used to take a week of his holidays so that he could watch the second week’s action. Tennis in my childhood played a huge part. … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

Don’t ask me what set me down nostalgia trail the other evening; I found myself on youtube looking for videos of Muffin the Mule. Television was in its infancy in the post-war years in Britain, and I suspect I was … Continue reading

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