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Sometimes He Just Sits and Stares


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I Wept for a Frightened little Girl.

I have daughters.  I cannot believe that a member of a race that went through the holocaust could do this. An Israeli army officer who repeatedly shot a 13-year-old Palestinian girl in Gaza dismissed a warning from another soldier that … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Time

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My Psychological State

Andrew dropped off the latest two episodes of series four of Game of Thrones last night. Needless to say, I watched them both before retiring.  I am not sure what, if any, significance that has to the night that followed. … Continue reading

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Advanced Technology

1960. Mum had a new Bernina Sewing machine. I came home from Billy Smith’s place one day and told her that Billy’s mum had a better one.   Mrs Smith’s sewing machine did not need electricity.    They had very … Continue reading

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Well, that’s it. The Vatican has pulled him into line. The promising new Pope is now officially just another criminal dickhead. Pope: Child abuse criticism unfair Pope Francis uses a rare interview to launch a defence of the Catholic Church’s … Continue reading

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Biker’s Permit

I have been writing about riding on this blog for so long it is difficult to decide whether to continue or transfer all the biking thoughts over to the MAA blog. I  decided to leave that page mainly for records … Continue reading

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