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An open fire...in August? Surely not

It seems somewhat wrong lighting the fire in August but I stubbornly refuse to put the heating on instead…and I’m freezing cold despite the several layers which I appear to be sporting.   240 more words

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Chapeau to Tesco's ad agency

Excellent work, chapeau to the creatives at Tesco’s ad agency for this beauty. So the milking herd is consisting of two Herefords and an Angus? No wonder the dairy industry is on its knees.   72 more words

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Tunnel Vision--I Have it

The writing prompt: You’ve been given the ability to build a magical tunnel that will quickly and secretly connect your home with the location of your choice — anywhere on Earth. 364 more words


The Cotswolds...idyllic landscape but harsh on the property prices

Research out today shows that the houses in the Cotswolds “cost more” to buy than in London, with an average price of nineteen times salary earnings.   270 more words

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Distilled Richness

…now the cordial clouds have shut all in,
And gently swells the wind to say all’s well;
The scattered drops are falling fast and thin, 46 more words

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