Tag Archives: loving kindness

Surprise Me!

Last week, I was surprised to taste a flavour of grief for this man. I was remembering his gentlemanly manners and kindness to others. My grief was that my children had never had the time to experience this. It is … Continue reading

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Great!

The journey of one generation passing their stories onto the next has to be recorded.  In this day of multi-modes of communication, I choose a photograph to capture the laugh of a great Grandmother as she holds her 14th great-grandchild. I … Continue reading

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Don’t Judge the Outward Apple-pearances

I found the boys helping themselves to fruit with much mirth. “Woah!  What’s happened to that apple?”  An exclamation accompanied by joint laughter.  I had a look to see what they were chuckling over and saw that it was a … Continue reading

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Addressed to Seymour Jacklin Esq.

                  31/1/32 Royston My dearest Seymour. I will be glad if you will have my vein opened to be sure of death; also, to have me cremated. Thank you for all your goodness … Continue reading

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