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End Of Financial Year Sale

Here – feel this dignity. Make me an offer.

EOFY sales occur at different times around the world, as different nations reset their wallets. I believe the Japanese do it in April 1, and I seem to recall the Americans finish a tax year on April 15th. 304 more words

Photography

Putting Out The Word

Every so often my home is visited by religious enthusiasts. It is always an exciting time.

Twice a year a little man comes round in his white car and collects the contents of the blue box. 447 more words

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The Fraud

Well, that was a novelty. I do hope it will continue to be a novelty – I never want it to happen again…

I was defrauded. 288 more words

Lifestyle

SCOTUS AND MARRIAGE EQUALITY: WHY THE GUN CONTROL "MOVEMENT" SHOULD HANG ITS HEAD IN SHAME

The marriage equality movement won an historic victory in the United States Supreme Court today.

That landmark ruling should cause the gun control movement to hang its collective head in shame. 1,166 more words

Bad Manners

I Have Won First Prize!

I really have. I have been given back something that I thought I had lost 55 years ago – and it is wonderful. I get a chance to re-live one of the most dramatic phases of my life – my school years – and I get to do it right this time. 349 more words

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Not Lookin'

While I have seen a television in our house, I do not watch it. The back of the set is a maze of different-coloured wires and there are several boxes on a dusty shelf below the main screen and I believe you can pay the Fox organisation a monthly fee to watch people pretending to be maimed and slaughtered on it. 326 more words

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FINAL FRIDAY

This week has been a good week on the beach. Most days sunny but windy. Here on the Northumbrian coast we still have a bitter wind keeping the temperatures in the mid teens. 493 more words