Monthly Archives: August 2011

LIGHTING UP STRAIGHT TO A FILTER, NOW SMOKING!


I finally did what I should have tried weeks ago – battled my way through automated replies until I got a living, breathing, really clued-up lady who boosted my router and got me to renew the filter on the fax. All … Continue reading

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‘SNO GOOD MOANING


  My net has been gross, as may have been noticed by the fact that my time of being present is well past.     On Sunday we zoomed inland in search of snow. It was snow good, as we … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL CARDBOARD CUTOUT


To call things cardboard is disdained By businesses who use it, Preferring, it must be explained (So as not to abuse it), That proper names should be retained Used by those who produce it, And you will earn expressions pained If … Continue reading

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DROPPING A LINE


  My internet has been coming and going for the last couple of days, but mainly going. Then, today, when lights lit up and I wanted to catch up with blogs, I had a very kind lady sending me 24 rather … Continue reading

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BLANKETTY BANKS!


  A lady I know has just received a communication from her bankers of some 35 years, peremptorily informing her that her cheque account is inactive and that unless it is pepped up it will be closed. This is so typical of business … Continue reading

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OF EVENTS AND A PIECE OF CAKE HOW WE FARED


Now, I need to catch up with the events that have been eventing, apart from an Event which happens to feature in the current Tabika book I am writing – one of those with dressage and show-jumping and all that, … Continue reading

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VISA VERSER AND VICE VERSA


VV Visa happy couple, see: Visa sign of victory! Visa stuck onto a page – Visa at flight-booking stage! VV   Indeed, and it came to pass that a message was sent from the angels of the British High Commission. They … Continue reading

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