Author Archives: irishroverpei

About irishroverpei

Author of "Lily & Me", "The Royal Navy & Me" and Chapter XXl Armageddon. Writer, blogger and RN Submariner, antique automobile enthusiast.

Just When You Think?

Just when you think the Royal Canadian Legion could not possibly sink any lower they do this.     What a  wonderful way to remember our fallen, lets sell cheap booze in their memories, after all we gotta make a profit … Continue reading

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Indeed a Good Friday!

This is Good Friday and is indeed a beautiful day, the sun is out the sky is blue and it’s wonderfully warm. I’m still a long way from a complete recovery but feeling so much better. Linda and I had … Continue reading

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Sinking to Crush Depth

A Submariners Story. Posted on September 14, 2016 by irishroverpei This story records what was probably the most frightening two minutes of my life. A Submariner’s Story (Sinking to Crush depth) It was a 0400 hrs on a Thursday morning … Continue reading

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Lets Make Cymbria PE the Birth Place of Female Soccer in Canada

← Is it just Me????? A Neigbours View of the Recent Forum. → The History of Girls Soccer on PEI Posted on April 29, 2015 by irishroverpei  This is an old post but maybe a good place to start in our latest project … Continue reading

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Spectacular Failures

I do not believe anyone could argue MacLauchlan’s brief term as Premier has been a litany of failures. However, this latest colossal reversal of school closures can only be described as his most Spectacular. He has succeeded in enraging the majority … Continue reading

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Sorry no blogs for awhile

Health issue try to get back soon

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A Little Sunday Humour

THE ITALIAN FIDELITY TEST I was a very happy man.   My wonderful girlfriend and I had been dating for over a year.   So we decided to get married. There was only one little thing bothering me. It was her beautiful … Continue reading

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A Classic Example “Of Passing the Buck”

 This is my letter to Robert Henderson! I’m a 78 year old veteran and senior citizen living on a fixed income. I have type 2 diabetes and require foot care every seven weeks. This is carried out by Ms Stephanie St-Onge. … Continue reading

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A Radical Idea for the Legions

I have a rare blood disorder and the latest medication has a side effect of making sleeping difficult. Last night I tossed and turned and finally gave up trying to sleep. As most people know when lying awake our minds … Continue reading

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Do You Have Aplomb????

This message is for those who appreciate the finer points of the English language used correctly.   His Lordship was in the study when the butler approached and coughed discreetly.     “May I ask you a question, My Lord?” … Continue reading

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