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I dreaded looking after the Tortoise , the week that Kate and her family were all on holiday.  I know nothing about tortoises, and we have never stayed at her house before.  515 more words

Dispatches from Berlin 7.7.14

Church Bell

Maybe the bell works—it got me to say ‘Jesus Christ’, at any rate, although I don’t know that the church fathers would have appreciated the string of expletives that followed. 450 more words


Church Bells

The sound of the English Countryside.
Ringing for all to hear.
No engines can ruin their sound.
Loud musical metal rules the air.

The same sound heard for a hundred years. 56 more words


The bells are ringing

Awaking to the sounds of church bells chiming.  I must be back in Oaxaca.

Anyone know the name and location of this church?  I think maybe I should turn on my camera’s GPS! 56 more words


Bell ringing Hedon tradition!

THE SOUND of church bells ringing is something that reminds us that we live in rural Britain – it’s also a link with our past because bells have been rung for centuries to mark important occasions, whether that be the call to attend church, to mark a wedding – or as an alarm to rouse residents to action! 151 more words