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Road Trip for 2017

To visit a sick relative and to stay with our friend for Christmas, who is more like family than family! 06 h start, icy, slippy, basically horrible, and in the dark. Arriving at his house 310 miles later, in pouring … Continue reading

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No sign we’ll leave that we were there No mark of passage we will make Friends are left with fond farewells Promises to write a familiar note. A road so long it hurts the mind It’s an early start and … Continue reading

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Knackered, physically and mentally

05 h start. As always a restless night and no pain meds as being stopped when driving having sucked opiates (prescribed or not) is a well big fine and possible loss of license by DUI. So tired and sore from … Continue reading

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Another day, but still no dollar

Today still sees us (well me actually) in a muddle, with a ‘sort of’ plan, getting phone calls the whole time from others with helpful titbits of information, possible moorings, and support. Only sometimes other people’s tears and anger to … Continue reading

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So, an early start.

04h to be precise and we’re on the road to see SWMBO’s mum. Splitting the driving, an hour alternately. Actually it was a good day. West Midlands to Central South Coast (and dozens of experienced UK drivers flinch) is not … Continue reading

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