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September 1, 1924

Mon., 1  Mend stockings & help a little about the house. Ruth goes out to Ben’s and return when Tuttle goes to Bristol.

She often writes that someone goes and “return,” without the s on the end. 6 more words


a letter to my father.

to you 

the disappearing man. 

breaking walls with 

fists in holes.

hands gripped on momma’s throat.

heads slammed against

tiled floors.

to you 
the louder than police sirens… 281 more words

Words of wisdom

And finally just because it made me chuckle!

Posted from my heart to hopefully help yours


Sew-stainable fashion

I’ve had an unplanned blogging break for a variety of reasons. It’s lovely to be back writing though. In fact I’d better get back into the way of it, and fast, because… 1,372 more words

Meaner Greener Me

August 29, 1851

Friday Aug 29th  Alson & Mr Hall came early this

morning and were here to dinner & tea, brought Pauline

with them  Have been mending for Oliver getting his… 339 more words

19th Century

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fray...

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Taking full advantage of the beautiful winter sunshine to do some mending of frayed seams outside!



Due to many Government (Tory)  ‘cutbacks’ road repairs are taking longer and longer.  Noticed this plaster on the road surface and surmised that this is now how our Council will be dealing with such matters……