Monthly Archives: January 2011

Annoyance of Aquifers

Farnham Park is just a covering for a massive underwater lake. The rain sits on the ground and gradually seeps down, through the chalk, purifying as it goes, and slowly drips into the lake. The lake is then slowly emptied … Continue reading

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Stood up

So, it didn’t rain today. The BBC promised grey clouds but the sky has been blue as blue can be. Glorious. I had been concerned that my lunch with Dawn may be rained on. Well, it was, really, just not … Continue reading

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Odd fortune

I found a new pub in Farnham tonight. New to me, anyway. I just know Nicktor will be telling me he was banned from it in 1985. Anyway, it’s called The Lamb. It’s down an odd little road that is … Continue reading

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Off to Oz

I am working my way through the 14 Oz books of L Frank Baum (he didn’t like his first name so he reduced it to an initial and called himself Frank) and have reached number 13. I have rapidly become … Continue reading

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‘Effing Ham!

We were happily enjoying a cup of tea/coffee this morning, when Mirinda found a house on her favourite iPhone app and asked me what I thought. Now, this is a trap I generally do NOT fall into but she caught … Continue reading

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Falling from the sky

Back at work today. It was all a bit lonely. I arrived and was told by Maria (I think her name is Maria but I’ve never actually been introduced and have just overheard someone call her Maria but I’m not … Continue reading

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In Love

My new phone turned up today. As my contract was about to finish (after 2 years) I had the option of upgrading to a new phone. I didn’t hesitate! I’ve wanted a Samsung Galaxy s since I heard about them. … Continue reading

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Well Shod

After yesterdays boot purchasing failure, I decided to try Winchester today. There is a Millets and a Blacks there and I figured one of them might be keen to sell me a pair of hiking boots. So, after chatting to … Continue reading

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Drawing Conclusions

Today we had an architect in the house. His name was Chris and he was very nice. We showed him the plans left over from the previous owners and then Mirinda told him how we wanted it to look. The … Continue reading

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Sad face

The weather was very different today. All cloud and misery. Much more likely than yesterdays flirtation with sunshine. While cleaning up the dining table for the proposed four hour meeting with the architect tomorrow, I found my uni id card. … Continue reading

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