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Wordless Wednesday: AAA

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Nip and Tuck

I have become aware over the last few months that the garden will increasingly need regular maintenance to curb its exuberance as it matures whereas I will need greater discipline to restrict what I would like to add to it. … Continue reading

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Putting Me Off

I managed to do the gardening equivalent of playing FreeCell on the computer or Angry Birds onĀ  my phone by putting off making a start on planting the bulbous late arrivals for as long as possible, although admittedly I was … Continue reading

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The Answer to One of Life’s Remaining Mysteries

Whether men ever have to queue for the toilet is no longer a mystery* – they do! – particularly at the National Railway Museum in York where all 6 (I missed photographing Dominion of Canada) surviving A4 Pacific Class steam … Continue reading

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