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Missed opportunity

I have to say that catching a ferry to work is the best. Lucky Mirinda does it most days but I get to do it on Friday’s now…well, for this month, anyway. Work was very good (as usual) with lots … Continue reading

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Arrows of love

The wonderful statue of Eve has been moved from the sculpture gallery at the V&A. It’s one of my favourites and will be sadly missed. I noticed it straight away as it’s been replaced by a rather wonderful statue of … Continue reading

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The perfect garden

After lunch we visited our first NGS garden for ages. It is actually reasonably close to us but because of numerous detours in place because of roads closed for repair, it could have been in Yorkshire. Generally, open gardens will … Continue reading

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Blowing leaves close to the sun

I was sitting in the Victoria Embankment Gardens, happily reading about the Medici family, waiting for Mirinda, when two guys in flouro tops approached, wielding big blowers. There was a lot of fallen leaves. I say ‘was’ because these guys … Continue reading

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Voluntarily redundant

Everyone was on holiday in documentation this week. Everyone except Barbara, that is. And me. So it was just the two of us. Actually, it was just me until she arrived for work. This isn’t the first time it’s just … Continue reading

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Street Parties

While today was a public holiday, it wasn’t really the beginning of our holiday as we stayed in Canary Wharf and do not leave until tomorrow. We went for a lovely long walk after watching the TV for what felt … Continue reading

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