Tag Archives: friends

Enjoy now

There are so many things I want to do, That I haven’t done. There will never be enough time. And I’ll always find more, With too many, already. People to visit, Places to see. But opportunities appear unexpectedly, Like togas … Continue reading

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Flowers spotted as they flashed past the window, Brakes applied, the car hastily parked. Up the steps, to knock on the door. The delayed response made her age expected. Surprised eyes through the fly-screen. “I’m making a recipe that needs … Continue reading

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Happy New Year.  I had a lovely evening, if a little confusing.  I was treated to a great view of Sydney’s fireworks in a spot that someone else looked after all afternoon.  That someone else was S and he was … Continue reading

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Odds and ends

1. I had only been babysitting for 10 minutes when her teeth started falling out. 2. Leaf damage explains 93% of temperature seasonality. 3. 1 + 1.5 + 4 + 1.5 = 6.5 (Excellent way to impress boss.) 4. “The … Continue reading

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Le weekend.

Attempts to interpret convoluted hypotheses, and about 1.78km of red pen. Consideration of what the plot would have been. A sun-baking monitor watching fireman train. A lawn mower with a combination code. An unexpected knowledge of oysters. A missed party. … Continue reading

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Six hams and no turkey

What do you do at Christmas time?  Do you like it? Return to your family?  Nuclear or extended? Avoid your family?  Ditto?  Who gets priority?  Your family?  Your partner’s family? Is it important that you are together?  It is easier … Continue reading

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People grow apart

People grow apart. And back together again. Tim passes in between. And so does Helen. (It’s nice to catch up with old friends.)

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