Monthly Archives: October 2014

Died in the 8 o’clock service

My nephew came to stay for a week’s holiday in the country with us. He was a city kid and my brother in law figured this would toughen him up a bit – spending a week with his more earthy … Continue reading

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Talking to the great blue wall.

Teenagers are adept at losing keys. If the local burglar had been smart, he would have followed my teenage daughter around for a day. So here I was in Frankston, at the “Mr Minute” kiosk, getting another copy of the … Continue reading

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