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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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Legal Castles

One aspect of my mother’s resistance to cancelling our trip was her interest in being in Edinburgh for the referendum.  Another aspect was “showing [me] Scotland” as it is her birthplace and I had never been.  In the event, she … Continue reading

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Aye

Signs of the referendum were everywhere:  on the bus, in the pub, on the statue of the 7th Duke of Queensberry.  Buskers on the Royal Mile were singing about it.  Newspapers were writing about it.  And politicians were just messing … Continue reading

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