Monthly Archives: December 2014

Last Hours of 2014

Well, here I’m again, on the threshold of another New Year, 75 already under my belt. Do I get excited? No.  Do I get older yes. Do I care? not much. As I look back and reflect on so many … Continue reading

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2014 in review (6000 MORE VIEWS THAN 2013)

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 18,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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Ending the Year on a High!!!

Arsenal are finishing the year in style,they defeated QPR 2-1 on Boxing Day and today they defeated West Ham United 2-1. All the teams ahead of them in the league dropped 2 points in ties.  Arsenal moved into 5th spot … Continue reading

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Remembering Old Shipmates in 2014

  Thinking of all my old shipmates at this special time of year. I will tip a glass of Irish to you. Christmas Day. How many Christmas days did we spend away from families and loved ones  whilst in the … Continue reading

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Ghost of Christmas Past

My Goodness viewing this video brought back so many memories of the wartime Christmas. I had the same toys, the tin helmet, a wooden model spitfire,a tank and a tommy gun. I remember sheltering in the tube stations all night. … Continue reading

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Arsenal Squeeze Out Another Win.

Arsenal defeated Queens Park Rangers 2-1 in another narrow win. As usual they started off well controlling the play. Managed to miss a penalty in the first eight minutes of the game. However they did go on to score twice … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS DAY 2014

Wishing all my blog readers and followers Seasons Greetings on this wonderful Christmas morning. Here is hoping the New Year of 2015 will be a good one. A couple of things for me to look forward to is a Provincial … Continue reading

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Am I Being Mean Spirited????

No I do not think I’m mean spirited at all, my belief has always been to offer help to anyone in need. I do not first check my Bible to see if it is okay to help a Gay person, … Continue reading

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An Amazing Talent

I know there is nothing new about Grampies bragging about their beautiful Granddaughters, we all do it. However, I believe I have something more than just a lovely wee girl as my Granddaughter, I have an amazingly talented young lady … Continue reading

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A Great Christmas Present

Sorry folks I’m still flogging or at least attempting to flog copies of my latest book. What better gift could you find under the tree this Christmas morning! hmm don’t answer that. Merry Christmas! Adam opens the Holy Bible to … Continue reading

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