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: March
Thursday 28 March 2013 I have enjoyed a very good night’s sleep. There is no snow on the left-hand side of the roof of the school, but there is still some in the centre and on the right-hand side.
Wednesday 27 March 2013 At 05:37 there is a light dusting of snow on parked cars. but not on the roadway or on cleared paths. Ten minutes later, light snow is falling.
Tuesday 26 March 2013 At 02:16 there is snow on the roadway by the Old Man’s house, and on parked cars. There doesn’t seem to have been any further snowfall by 05:12.
Monday 25 March 2013 At 07:52 a slim woman gets out of a dark hatchback which has parked opposite the school, just this side of the lower entrance. She crosses the road, taking care on the icy surfaces, then walks … Continue reading
Sunday 24 March 2013 Today is Palm Sunday. There is snow both in Suburbia Somnolenta and in Peakville. When I arrive at the Old Man’s house, I have to shovel snow off the driveway before I can park the car … Continue reading
Wednesday 20 March 2013 This morning, shortly before 08:00, the Explorer and his father set off together from home. The Explorer is wearing a dark woolly hat; the hood of his anorak is down. His father is bare-headed. (On Thursday … Continue reading
Sunday 17 March 2013 Mr SP has been invited to a reunion. Mr & Mrs GA will soon be relocating to Scotsborough.
Sunday 10 March 2013 Early this morning, Mr Jebec is retrieving the Mothering Sunday flowers that he has kept in his MPV overnight. He tells me that for a couple of hours, the children have been pestering him to go … Continue reading
Saturday 9 March 2013 At 05:32 the street is damp but the air is clear. When daylight arrives, there is mist over the upper part of the Banlieue. Not long before 08:40 a silver Peugeot 407 estate parks alongside the … Continue reading
Friday 8 March 2013 It is a murky day. At 05:55 the houses on Cypress Crescent are barely visible. The minibus departs from alongside the Thornboroughs’ house at 07:32.