Monthly Archives: February 2006

Accidents……

                                                  – will happen!   No one looks for an accident  but they always happen in that split second when least expected !   Last week my daughter passed out, fell and broke her nose – her lovely face disfigured in … Continue reading

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Tolerance….

                                                    A name we give to something that we put up with – but really don’t like!   The time and patience which we apply to certain people and incidences that occur in our daily lives.   Screaming kids, difficult … Continue reading

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Suddenly….

                                                   We lose a friend – and it’s a shock !   We know in our hearts that it’s going to happen to all of  us some time – but never-less something within us makes us think this shouldn’t be! … Continue reading

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Absence…..

                                                          makes the heart grow fonder they say !   Or is it more like  – " Out of sight out of mind ! "   Sailors’ wives generally keep the home fires burning until  their ship comes home.  – … Continue reading

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Wine and roses

                                                         and sentiment.   Romance  – an old fashioned word.  –  It doesn’t seem to exist anymore.    I watch young people who all seem so eager to pair up – act out the union and  then split up just as … Continue reading

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Burning the midnight oil……

                                                             I’ve been doing  a lot of that lately, mainly due to insomnia and the whir of thoughts coursing through my mind. – Planning events for the next day.   A few years ago I would have used the terminology … Continue reading

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St Valentine’s Day….

                                The Patron Saint of Lovers born in Terni  Italy 176 became Bishop in 197 and was decapitated by the Emperor Aurelius circa 273 for his Christian beliefs. Fortunately for lovers – these days , they lose their heads in … Continue reading

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