Someone once asked Paddy Ashdown “Why write a diary?” He replied, “So my grandchildren would know what their Grandpa did.”
My mother died from Alzheimer’s disease a couple of years ago, and by the time I finally got round to pose the questions I should have asked her years before, she was beyond replying.
For five years I thought I was writing this for myself. Now I’m not so sure ………
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
WELL ANYWAY, IT AMUSED ME - No. 21
My daughter's new chickens, who are now keeping their side of the bargain by producing some truly excellent eggs are about to move into their second home. This is being protected against the weather by a couple of coats of paint and varnish.