29-03-2020 Lockdown Day 6: Summertime, And the living ain’t easy…

image source: https://www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/sightseeing/london-attraction/big-ben It’s been an odd sort of day.  The clocks changed last night, went forward by an hour, so we’re now in ‘British Summer Time’ so the days will seem that bit longer and the daylight hours will increase as summer draws nearer.  I’d forgotten about it, as always, so discovered that I … Continue reading 29-03-2020 Lockdown Day 6: Summertime, And the living ain’t easy…

27-03-2020 Lockdown Day 4 : Ooh, this is awkward!

Well, this is becoming embarrassing!  Today our Prime Minister, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, and the country’s Chief Medical Officer and government’s Chief Medical Advisor have all tested positive with the coronavirus, testing having been undertaken after they exhibited ‘mild symptoms’.  This situation would suggest that we are not all in tin-hat … Continue reading 27-03-2020 Lockdown Day 4 : Ooh, this is awkward!

Sternutation Hysteria

It was provoked by the woman by the handcreams, Testing the tester, Squeezing liberal quantities of pink gunge, Slathering her hands with the welcome freebie, Unwittingly unleashing the fragrance. A pink perfumed bubble engulfed her, Intense, fragrant particles filled the air Then escaped, spreading rapidly Into the surrounding territories To those with less pampered hands. … Continue reading Sternutation Hysteria

25-03-2020 Lockdown Day 2: We’re all in this together…

Today got off to a Triumphal Trophy start, managing to bag myself some paracetamol (WOO HOO!) after hitting the chemist’s at 08:30. They’d had a delivery last night, so this is the way forward: get in there asap after deliveries if your drug of choice is in short supply.  Paracetamol has become a much-coveted commodity … Continue reading 25-03-2020 Lockdown Day 2: We’re all in this together…