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Whoopee, I've helped Camberley Historian find a memorial statue

The Camberley Historian noted, rather pleasingly and surprisingly, my blog post about the repair of the long case clock in our Council Chamber.

A good reason then to take a virtual wander around the Camberley Historian blog. 318 more words

Surrey Heath

Homecoming Delight

“Today is the day that Daddy will be back with us.” my mother announced.

“Oh, Daddy, Daddy, Daddy. Will he wear his white straw hat with the black ribbon like when he worked in the bank in Chicago?” I asked.

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Epitaph On An Army Of Mercenaries By A E Housman

I like the unsentimental nature of this poem which never fails to bring a smile to my lips:

“These, in the day when heaven was falling, 53 more words