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What did Greta Garbo actually say?

What did Greta Garbo actually say?  I want to be left alone.  The “left” makes a big semantic difference.

What prompted me to think of that quotation?  506 more words

Ex-pat Life

What a weekend!

Normally Schatz and I spend the weekend together, either I spend the weekend at Schloss Schatz, or she spends the weekend at Schloss Ginge in Germany… 217 more words

Ex-pat Life

I love to travel (2)

I love to travel, even if only on the local-stopping train round England.

June 1998.  I’d been to Gavin’s leaving do.  I’d had a few drinks.  207 more words


I love to travel (1)

Hello.  I apologise for the radio silence.

Fact 1: I love to travel, even when a bit hard-up. 

Back in November 2008, I had been out of work for several months, but was now working in Oxfordshire.  230 more words

Ex-pat Life

Short Reviews of two 'Best of British' Ravensburger jigsaw puzzles

Notably it is Artist, Geoff Tristram who contributes designs for all from the ‘Best of British’ Ravensburger Puzzles. ‘Used Car Lot’ (see images above) is No 18 from this comic style series. 86 more words

Product Reviews

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We all know I’m a Fairfax & Favor fan, I have been from the start and I love everything about the Brand. The fact that it was born deep in the Norfolk Countryside by two great friends who actually care about producing the highest quality items with the end user in mind – which just so happens to be themselves, their family and friends as well as their ever growing customer base – makes Fairfax & Favor stand out from the crowd. 1,554 more words

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Best of British

I was so happy with this photo i took in my local grocery store! (silly, i know) Anyway i just wanted to express to you guys how important i think it is to support your local grocery stores and markets. 258 more words