Tag Archives: Isle of Wight

A Wight-ing we went

What a lovely day was had on the Isle of Wight, visiting with Sophie and Tom. The weather was wonderful and the company a delight. It was a big day for Emma as well. It was the longest we’ve ever … Continue reading

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Out damn wasp

“Can we stop at home and get some toys?” Asked Tom as we drove away from Ryde Pier Head. “No. We’re going to Shanklin beach first,” Said Sophie. “DID YOU BRING THE WASP RAQUET?” Squealed Tom. “Yes,” Said Sophie. This … Continue reading

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Sea, sand and suicide

Today was forecast to be the hottest of the year so far. Okay, that’s not THAT hot but even so, it was with great relief that we set off for the Isle of Wight to visit with Sophie and Tom. … Continue reading

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Visiting the Island

Fortunately, the guard on last night’s train reminded us every time the train stopped, that the clocks were due to go forward last night. Had he not been so annoying, I’m not sure we’d have known. I didn’t hear anything … Continue reading

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Rugby -v- football

Sophie and Tom came over today for a visit. It was wet and miserable for most of the day so they brightened it up nicely. I was going to cook something Italian this time and decided to look inside a … Continue reading

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Not the Titanic

200 years ago a very big ship ran into an iceberg and we’ve been talking about it ever since. Today, in unconscious memorial, we caught a boat across to the Isle of Wight to visit with Sophie and Tom. We … Continue reading

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Unexpected pleasures

Completely on the spur of the moment yesterday, we decided to go to the Isle of Wight today and visit Sophie and Tom. And what a perfect day to choose! And what a pleasure that no-one else did the same … Continue reading

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