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Nomophobia, a solution

Here’s a great business opportunity. I’m thinking of setting up an import business, or encouraging a local pepper grinder maker to set up a business importing, making and selling these devices to frustrated parents, restaurants, cinemas, classrooms – the list is endless . 9 more words


The dog and Mrs. Dim

Here is my side of a conversation I would like to have, but probably never will have:

Good morning, Mrs. Dim. You know, we’ve been neighbors for several years now. 197 more words

Please sir, can I have some more ?

‘Please, sir,’ said Oliver, ‘I want some more.’

The master aimed a blow at Oliver’s head with the ladle; pinioned him in his arm; and shrieked aloud for Mr. 405 more words

Peter Hall

Three traffic myths

I have to drive every day, and generally I do not enjoy driving. In fact, I find driving very stressful. The commercials that claim that driving certain cars is fun do not connect with me. 609 more words

On getting older

I don’t often look in the mirror. I don’t mean to do my hair or make up, but REALLY look. Especially in good light. Yeah. I did that. 155 more words

What's wrong with March?

I try really hard not to be a complainer. I usually fail at it, but I have earnest intentions to remain positive. Under the surface, I really am a Pollyanna ( 738 more words