Monthly Archives: January 2007
A telephone conversation took place last night: Him Behind the Wheel: So is there any chance we might see you soon? Builder: Maybe Thursday….. I was tempted to shout……This year or next year?
Went for a walk in the grounds of Inveraray Castle yesterday, taking my camera with me as I hoped to get a picture of some snowdrops. The weather felt like spring so surely I would be successful. Nope…. only a few … Continue reading
The roller-coaster of Celebrity Big Brother is over. What a year to choose to watch it for the first time! Someone has suggested that it is a deeply theological programme, challenging us to ask questions of how we view God. … Continue reading
Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you. Jean Paul Sartre
Worth joining in the Garden Birdwatch if you are in the UK and if you have a garden. I get such a lot of pleasure from watching the birds outside that it feels like a good way to repay them.
No – not a new view of eternity…… but a new unreality online. More time-wasting? Or a new way of relaxing? At the moment I am undecided. You have probably already checked it out at www.secondlife.com Misty would rather walk … Continue reading
To storm a beach, conduct an embassy, govern a people; these are brilliant actions; to scold, laugh…..and deal gently with one’s family and oneself….that is something rarer, more difficult, and less noticed in the world. Montaigne
Perhaps I should explain for any new readers……(well I can always hope)……the foundations of our new extension were completed in October. We are still waiting for the builders to come and do the building itself. Then there will be a … Continue reading
Still more tweaking of medication required. Hopefully I shall have a lot more energy once the blood pressure stabilises. I feel very fortunate to have good medical care in this area. It should have dawned on me much sooner that … Continue reading