Get out yer kilts!Dust off yer sporrans; tonights the night y’all been waiting for………or so we’re told….

...it's only been 14 months (or is it 20), but feels like 20 years; so goes the spiel. For the past few weeks Foxtel have been re-running the program "OUTLANDER", for those not familiar with this, it's a kind of sci/fi period piece about a young woman, hereinafter referred to as 'the heroine'; who is gobbled up … Continue reading Get out yer kilts!Dust off yer sporrans; tonights the night y’all been waiting for………or so we’re told….

Well, I suppose I’d better get on with the next load of codswallop!

It was 1952 that I first met Elaine, the lone female, when she came to work at the Royal Insurance Company in Collins Street, Melbourne. She got dumped in what they termed the 'Accident Dept' , I, too, was having a quiet time there before getting shifted to the 'Accounts Dept' . Elaine was a … Continue reading Well, I suppose I’d better get on with the next load of codswallop!

That year went quickly!

Hard to believe that it is exactly 1 year, 366 days ago, when, on that wintery afternoon, of 24th June 2015, Doctor Sandroussi (aka God) that's him to the right 🙂 and his team relieved me of the stomach which had done some stirling service over the preceding 80 years and a couple of months. … Continue reading That year went quickly!

When is a spinster not a spinster

The other evening, late,much to my delight, on scanning through the programs on the idiot box, I saw "A Man and His Music" starting at 10:30pm. Now, not feeling a complete 'vidiot', the thought of an hours (including the inevitable ad breaks)  real entertainment, from a real entertainer was not to be missed. So  I … Continue reading When is a spinster not a spinster

****Give a little whistle****

As you/y'all know I spend/waste a lot of time on the Internet, reading amongst other things MSN's stuff/news; sometimes adding my tuppenny-ha'penny's worth then sitting back waiting for the abuse that usually follows, I do enjoy getting some of the clowns going; but I won't go into that now, I'll save it for another time … Continue reading ****Give a little whistle****