Archive for July, 2010

Baby photo


There is a photo in the paper showing light from the birth of the universe. That’s good. Science is wonderful. Whatever will we see next? I’m hoping for a photo of the ante natal scan of the universe.



Things not to say when you get home late after your beloved has cooked you some delicious chilled pea and mint soup on a summer evening… “What shall I do with this then? Just heat it through?”

Hair apparent


“You didn’t ask the barber to trim your eyebrows then”, commented Mrs R, looking at me as if I was Dennis Healey. “No”, I said, unnecessarily, “I didn’t”. Mrs R thinks it is funny that I have been going to the same barber to have my hair cut for the last 17 years, but I […]