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Happiness is moving, and realising that you’ve done completely the right thing

Our buyer’s wife was bawling her eyes out all week prior to the actual move date. I found out that they’re from a VERY nice part of Exeter. Which is slightly annoying as if I’d known that earlier, I’d have held out for the asking price. However, there were no tears from myself, nor my … Continue reading

Happy 100 – Sand, sea and s…

…ix or more hot dogs. Sometimes, the best family trips can be the ones that are ‘free’. Granted you have food and fuel costs to cover, but that’s a given considering how far people are willing to travel nowadays. On Sunday my family, accompanied by the Miles family, drove to Charmouth where we spent most … Continue reading

Happy 100 – Old friendships renewed

Last night I had a call from a friend who I hadn’t spoken to for roughly twenty years. A friend with whom I had gone through a near-fatal car accident. God, luck, the Goddess, whatever or whoever, someone was looking out for us and we survived.  Tonight he came around to share memories, beer and … Continue reading

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