Category Archives: Garden

She would have been 51 today

This is just going to be a quick status update really, what’s been happening to our family in the five months since the last post. And of course because today would have been Juliet’s 51st birthday. So, in brief: The … Continue reading

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Time passes. Listen. Time passes.

“Time passes. Listen. Time passes.” – Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas Juliet died two years ago today. Today I and the Long-Haired Pixies had lunch in Jamie Oliver’s restaurant in Oxford, very pleasant. This time last year, the LHPs … Continue reading

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Juliet’s rose

Planted a rose for Juliet today, on what would have been her 49th birthday.  It’s a variety called “Sweet Juliet“, ordered by her godmother Janet back in August. She and Margaret also have examples of this rose, so between us … Continue reading

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Four weeks

Up very late this morning, needed the sleep I guess. The Volvo also needed replenishment, the trip computer had got down to saying “15 miles remaining” and then “– miles remaining” but when I filled up I got 66 litres … Continue reading

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