Monthly Archives: June 2012

Sky above the head.

Wandering About A warm wind buffets the cheek. Peewits beat, aimlessly bleat, and curlews shout against puffs of white cloud. Competing skylarks, pipits in sixes and sevens, and oh! the moss underfoot is so green. Black-faced ewes and lambs look … Continue reading

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Jubilee

It must be watching the Queen’s Jubilee that brought it on: I’ve been thinking about the war years. The Anderson air-raid shelters were damp, and sometimes flooded. I remember vaguely that there were a few damp comics on the benches … Continue reading

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