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Grandmothers at Christmas.lil

Gob smacked!   I saw Frankie armed with some marigolds ferociously attacking a miscreant pot.   A more handsome, lithe young man would be hard to find than my grandchild number 8 (I think).   Last time I saw him he had hair … Continue reading

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Lil remembers the Aug bank holiday. A pre Christmas Laugh for those about to be overwhelmed.

Friday: Sam and I did what Sam and I like doing best, we went to an auction.   Sam learnt about lustre, what a button hook was and we argued about a dear littler cruet with wobbly parrots – No granny, they … Continue reading

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Lil : Reflections on happiness

Happiness. The happiest days of my life used to leave me stranded in a cloud of gloom.   All those milestones, marriage, having kids, being given a mink coat: they were fine but far from being profoundly happy.   The media would … Continue reading

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The First Wedding, memories of a lovely summer, by Bungalow Lil

The bride was nicely pregnant, not waddling yet but with a triumph bump just showing through the lovely dress borrowed from an aunt who had herself needed the cross straps that let out if necessary.   As the bride’s father pointed … Continue reading

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