Monthly Archives: June 2011

English German and oh, ’tis FOLLY to be afraid of love.


   Folly, as the theme set by side view this weekend, generated in me no urges (for once) to launch into idiotic rhyme.  Instead I thought of one of the things that always reminds me of the most romantic and lovely aspects … Continue reading

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LAUNCH, LUNCH, LAUGHS


We had a great time at Adams. Here is one of the authors, Mr kalinka, – wearing a wig, of course *grin* – displaying his masterpiece. We had a lovely time with much jabbering, and then another day and hubby … Continue reading

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I’LL SHOW YOU MINE IF YOU SHOW ME YOURS …


A few million people in South Africa set themselves up last night to moon a few million other people. Shocking, isn’t it. Such as they are, with the bum job I did with stills taken on a movie camera, here … Continue reading

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BELLYBUTTON ORDERS – ER, NAVEL – ER, NAVAL!


Artist Turner; source Wiki. To all Admirals, Commodores, Captains and Commanders of Households:  You are hereby required and directed, if resident in or near Durban, to proceed with all speed in order to attend without fail the following engagement with a    … Continue reading

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HOW DOES ANYONE USUALLY UNDERSTAND ENGLISH?


  (Solutions to yesterday’s post.)   1. Telling Ali the female sheep’s name.        Ewe’s Sue, Ali.   2. Encouraging someone to institute legal proceedings against Ellie.        You sue Ellie.   3. An injunction to employ a waterproof boot. … Continue reading

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USUALLY I DON’T ISSUE CHALLENGES, BUT …


For no special reason except that I came across them, here are pictures of Magic Sox, a horse my daughters had when they were young girls.  If they stayed on the beach after a gallop, he used to go back up the path … Continue reading

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LOSING IT


You know the way rainbows tell you the rain is over?   They lie.   (View from home.)     I seem to be losing in more ways than one. My mind – such bits of it as I have managed to retain, … Continue reading

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