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There will Always be an England????
A shipmate sent me an email with a poem sent to him by another shipmate living in Spain. At the end of the poem it said if you are English please share. Well, I’m actually Irish but decided to share … Continue reading
Posted in family, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, veterans Tagged Easter Risings., GB Shaw, Ireland, my England, My Ireland 2 Comments
I Can’t Tell A Lie
Catholic schools students are taught that lying is a sin. However, instructors are also advised that using a bit of imagination is OK to express the truth differently without lying. Below is a perfect example of this teaching: Getting … Continue reading
I’m in the Toilet Again!!!
My mind is in the toilet again!! Hey nothing wrong with that, how many times in 24 hours do you visit the toilet. They are interesting places, quiet places to read the paper and places to get a load off … Continue reading
Posted in family, vehicles, veterans Tagged all places in between., China, Ireland, mercedes, over and under, port-a-pottie, shit box, Smart car, toilets Leave a comment
An Awful Christmas Long Long Ago
The photo on the front of the book is of my brother Tommy, me and my father, it was taken in 1949 on the Clifton Suspension Bridge. I was ten years old and visiting from the Isle of Wight where … Continue reading
Posted in family, veterans Tagged bedroom, books, Christmas, cruelty, Ireland, Isle of Wight, lonely, royal navy, sad, tears Leave a comment
The Johovah Witness Travel Agent.
Regarding the many comments to JW parent and the Remembrance Day incident of not allowing a public library reader tell a story about remembrance to her 5 year old child. I received only positive comments all condemning the parent. In … Continue reading
Posted in family, monkey business Tagged Belfast, cheating, children, coffee shop, Glasgow, Ireland, jehovah witness, PEI, toronto, travel agent 2 Comments
Is This the End????
This must surely be the end of the world as we know it??? It was bad enough when the worlds finest automobile, the famous British Rolls Royce was sold off to BMW/VW. Not sure who owns what , one owns … Continue reading