USA, what have you done?

Tomorrow, St Patrick’s Day, is my beautiful wife’s 72nd birthday.As usual she’ll feed the cats before we make love and prepare to face the day.We live in a world where the joys of pet welfare and sex have to fit in around unsavory events.   The US Presidential farce continues! Hilarious television, but America, what on earthContinue reading “USA, what have you done?”

Happy birthday, sweetheart!

My adorable wife was born on St Patrick’s day,71 years ago. Happy birthday’ sweet one.1945 was the end of the last big war.It might have been the beginning of socialism in the UK.But it wasn’t to be because the “Never had it so good” generation took hold.How sad. What a cock up they’ve made ofContinue reading “Happy birthday, sweetheart!”

Disturbed Part Four Mick Philpott

Today is St Patrick’s Day, and my wife’s 70th birthday. Last Sunday was Mother’s Day in the UK.  I’m happy the two are so close, for my darling wife is top drawer for her mothering skills, as was my first wife Danila.  In consequence I have 5 wonderful children (six if you count John Addison, whichContinue reading “Disturbed Part Four Mick Philpott”

Happy Birthday sweet 69

March 17 is St Patricks Day It’s also my wife’s birthday.  So today I made her a Guinness Stew in our slow cooker. More than 1.8 million pints of Guinness are sold worldwide every year. but since I couldn’t get my hands on any Guinness Extra stout locally, I instead substituted Young’s Chocolate stout, equally rich, thick,Continue reading “Happy Birthday sweet 69”

Happy Birthday Lynne. Happy St Patrick’s Day.

Happy Birthday Lynne, March 17. And a Happy St Patrick’s Day to everyone else. To celebrate the day we’ll be at a Dubliner’s concert in Manchester on Paddy’s Day.The Dubliners began 50 years ago, in 1962, and I feature the Irish song “The Irish Rover”,  as an improbable journey of Irish immigrants in the 19th century toContinue reading “Happy Birthday Lynne. Happy St Patrick’s Day.”