Daily Archives: 28/06/2017

Burdens of motherhood

Thursday 28 June 2012 It is a sticky afternoon; the sun shines briefly, early on, but then it goes in. Not long before 14:55, the black Umbria parks alongside the Old Man’s front lawn, with its nose just overlapping the … Continue reading

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Mrs Kulak, Mrs Oldgreen, and their daughters

Thursday 28 June 2012 When I get back from shopping at AltGroce, it is pouring with rain, and I find that the big white van is blocking the drive of the Old Man’s house. I park alongside Vinnie’s hedge. Within … Continue reading

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Unprecedented reluctance

Thursday 28 June 2012 After overnight rain, it is a damp and dull start to the day. A big white van has been parked since yesterday evening, partly on the pavement, alongside the JGs’ house rather than, as usual, alongside … Continue reading

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