Category Archives: Life, the universe and everything

Conversations with our neighbour

(Grunting noises from behind the hedge.) Me: What’s wrong? Her: Oh, technology is defeating me today. Me, interpreting the sounds: Your bicycle pump? (Rummaging sounds from her shed.) Her: Oh, this one is better! Me: You should throw the other … Continue reading

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Rainy Sunday at home

The house is so quiet that the loudest sound is the crackling of the filament in the light bulb of my old-fashioned desk lamp. A sound not likely to be familiar to future generations.

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The husband just sent me this photo from his phone. I think the unwritten message is “I haven’t got started on supper because I’m busy being a cat couch”. That’s ok. We can always have sandwiches later.

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