Monthly Archives: January 2013

Penury and Piracy…

It wasn’t so very long ago that I wore a 1971 Red Submariner, spent money like a Labour government and fantasised about buying a Bentley. Bills were paid without fuss, the rent disappeared from the account without being missed and … Continue reading

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The Fourth Sex…

It´s acknowledged that men like to admire women. But, more and more, it seems to me, that they like to admire themselves almost as much. Having a shave or mowing your nasal hair is one thing, but things seem to … Continue reading

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Chewing the cat…

“It looks a bit like something has been biting this cat’s ears”, said the perplexed vet, looking up at me with an expression which melded curiosity with accusation… The walk home provided time to ruminate… The kitten hasn’t been allowed … Continue reading

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