Tag Archives: rocks

EXHIBIT SEVEN

The history of the mobile phone continues. Not that many years ago the only word that man and womankind managed to utter was “Ugh”. Even then womankind complained that it wasn’t what he said, it was the way he said it. It was a very tricky time for effective communication. The main way of transmitting […]

HILDA AND HENRIETTA HEDGEHOG

Through the Froglet [she’s French you know] at Fuel My Blog I was sent a pair of North Face Hedgehog trainers to try out. I must say that I am very wary of wearing trainers at my age as they tend to look a tad desperate, are rarely comfortable and my feet get hot in […]

GENESIS

“So, what we need to live is air, and then some water, and then bread; you know – trying to keep things simple.” Lo, she is a terrible Goddess thought for a moment and then said, “Well, none of that would do you much good if a 10 ton rock fell on your head.” “Aha […]

AN OUTING

We went for my annual walk over Easter. Lo, she is a terrible Goddess seemed keen, so I thought “Why not? ……. Get it over and done with early this year.” (It’s usually timed to go with his annual bath: all that unaccustomed exercise makes him a bit  – fragrant? Lo,TG Ed) We drove to […]

THE GRAND DESIGN

The trees and flowers both will flourish, Whilst there is goodness still to nourish, The stones and boulders will hardly change To alter the look of the mountain range. The sun will shine, the moon beguile, The sighs of loss, a lover’s smile Continue – the dance goes on Long long after our final yawn. […]

BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE

There are occasions when you feel that you’re hitting your head against a brick wall. Every time you attempt something it all goes wrong. The secret is either to find another way to reach your destination …….. or carry some dynamite . I think I’ll just turn left and see where it goes …… .