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A really bad day!

It’s still difficult for me to mix socially and yesterday I attended a wedding. Didn’t want to, had to, and hated it. There were two groups of people, the bride’s and the groom. Light years apart from each other socially, … Continue reading

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Scary Varnish

Probably a bit mundane for you lot but today was paint the boat day. Only it didn’t exactly work out as planned. First was the clean the mold off the varnish. Done and dusted EXCEPT the mold had eaten through … 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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No Good Turn Goes Unpunished

So, first our friend gives me man flu, now SWMBO has it. And she’s pissed! Methinks hell will freeze over before we go there again. Our lifestyle nowadays is basic but healthy. Where we live there are only a few … Continue reading

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Damn It all went wrong.

After months of no pain relief, one heavy day of unexpected  “stress” and the leg gave out. What happened was I got sloppy. I step in to help another with a serious electrical problem on their boat and wham, bang! … Continue reading

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Silver Techo-nerds

I wrote about this a while ago but didn’t publish it as I thought I was being unduly harsh. I’ve always thought that them younger than me were into technology BIG TIME and somehow my generation got caught up in … Continue reading

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A rifle and ?

I’ve always said you can replace anything except a good rifle. Well sort of. I should have added, and someone you can trust to watch your back. TRUST TO WATCH YOUR BACK. I’ve written that twice for a reason and … Continue reading

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