Category Archives: Photo

Road trip

Okay so Montreal was cool. Thanks to my very good, very kind, especially terrific friend C, I was able to go to Montreal with her.  We took the bus and we ran into traffic as you may recall. The flat … Continue reading

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My neighbourhood: featuring The Mattress Family

Apropos of nothing… We long suspected that the house next door is some sort of halfway house.  When we first moved in, we would be routinely awoken by some asshole yelling up at a window next door:  “Hey Mike!!  Hey … Continue reading

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Castle Continued

The castle is set on the outskirts of a small town.  There is a road that runs up to the castle with houses on the opposite side.  The road ends at a small carpark and there is a small river … Continue reading

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Holy shit. It’s a castle!

There was a bit of hullaballoo when my mother headed back home and I continued my journey alone.   We’d been to Temple Meads Station the day before to arrange for her transport to Heathrow. The folk at the ticket office … Continue reading

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In case you were wondering: an update

Spock is coming home tomorrow. We had her spayed on the 6th.  We returned with Spock later that day to get her fitted with a new, hard cone that she couldn’t wriggle out of as easily.  She had already cleansed … Continue reading

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BC and AC

Before the cat and after the cat.

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Our Happy Western Highland Hideaway

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Ugh … Ahh…

Despite my grumbling about our stay in Inverness, I actually liked the town.  Bustling and growing, it had a weird vibe that I don’t know how to describe without sounding insane.  It seemed a bit like a rough and tumble … Continue reading

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Stirling Silver

So all that ramble about Stirling Castle and I didn’t even put up the photos.  Not that they are particularly interesting unless you are me which you aren’t.  But they’re pretty enough to post.  You might like them.   We’ll … Continue reading

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Wish I’d kipped on the banquette at Nellie Dean’s

Our next port of call was Inverness and then on to our Airbnb stay in the Western Highlands.  This was the view from the train en route to Inverness. And this was the pretty view from my room in Inverness:  … Continue reading

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