Monday, 21 May 2018

The sun is out and so is the camera



“When you least expect it, you hear the dreadful click which is driving the world mad…  Wherever you be, on land or sea, you hear that awful click of the amateur photographer, Click, Click, Click.”

                                                     Musical comedy act of the 1890s

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Reading again


After months of being unable to read books I can read again and because of my cravings have already devoured half a dozen books.  According to the Christian Miscellany and Family Visitor (c1869) there is no hope for me....

“Novel reading tends to inflame the passions, pollute the imagination, and corrupt the heart.  It frequently becomes an inveterate habit, strong and fatal as that of a drunkard.  In this state of intoxication, great waywardness of conduct is always sure to follow.  Even when the habit is renounced, and genuine reformation takes place, the individual always suffers the cravings of former excitement.” 




Saturday, 19 May 2018

It's the Royal Wedding today....

Another Royal Wedding today - Harry and Meghan.  I hope it works out for them...


Friday, 18 May 2018

My mobile phone

Have you ever wondered what is inside your mobile phone?


It's lots of tiny men....


Thursday, 17 May 2018

How times change...


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