Last 30 posts
- A lost fragment retrieved
- A trace of moisture
- Tanbrit tattoo
- Reviewing the situation
- Return of Grandma Vest
- Conversation, 1970s
- Blue car, black car, Big Star
- Pegasus trio, Orla’s Trio, Sandbank Shoals trio
- The putative Peppercorn
- Master Mustard makes a mess
- Young lady, don’t walk backwards!
- Pointer, PP, Vest
- Making sense of myth and music
- Segmented umbrellas
- Belle calls Blanche back
- Mrs Zebex in a hurry
- Conversation, 1990s
- Mini and Ultra
- Uninspired, stressed and tired
- Motley Maxi
- Of Ojays and others
- Doctors and tenants
- Embarrassing dinosaur
- Cheerful shopper
- Mustard and Wobbly
- No sign of the District Nurse
- Cultural, medical, political
- Mystified by Mrs PP
- Blanche Pepper’s tantrum, Thomas Tanbrit’s tears
Tag Archives: 2013
Tuesday 31 December 2013 It feels like a Saturday. Unusually, before 06:00 there is a light on in the upper storey of number 2 Cypress Crescent. At about 06:50 when I put the recycling out, it is spotting with rain. … Continue reading
Monday 30 December 2013 A wet and occasionally hair-raising journey to Peakville. There are Christmas lights on at the Efords’ house (upstairs and downstairs), in the porthole of the Trimots’ house, and at the left-hand side of the Kingdoms’ living-room … Continue reading
Monday 9 December 2013 At 07:01 all the windows of the upper storey of the school are brightly lit. The BE is in darkness. Mrs Trimot’s car is reversing off the driveway; Mr Trimot’s car has already gone. Mrs Trimot … Continue reading
Sunday 8 December 2013 Not long after 06:30, at 4 Cypress Crescent the exterior light is on, as it was yesterday morning, and the small window at the right-hand side of the upper storey (the bathroom window?) is lit. The … Continue reading
Saturday 7 December 2013 Mr Port’s van has remained by the left-hand side of the Old Man’s front lawn overnight. I notice that it again bears the usual company logo — or perhaps it is a different van from the … Continue reading
Friday 6 December 2013 At 05:14 the blue light of the Ports’ new burglar alarm is on.
Thursday 5 December 2013 Owing to some traffic holdups, it is about 16:15 when I arrive at the Old Man’s house. There are no longer any roadworks on George Street.
Saturday 16 November 2013 Just before 08:00, a flatbed lorry is positioned with its tail close to the Goldsteins’ garage, which is at the bottom of the Goldsteins’ back garden. When I next look, the lorry has picked up a … Continue reading
Friday 15 November 2013 At 07:55 Mrs Wheeler’s car has parked alongside the school-house garden, between a black Ultra uphill of it and a black Zero further downhill.
Thursday 14 November 2013 At 05:50 the only lights visible from my bedroom are the “light beyond” and the ruinous bathroom window.