Tag Archives: Bonn

Up on the roof & shouting: ba-siiil!

I suppose that’s the mark of a high-brow; someone who can see a charming Italian herb without thinking of Fawlty Towers.  Well, while my German is at a similar level to Manuel’s English (it takes more than one book, let me … Continue reading

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They’re alive!

It has been, what, eight days since I planted these seeds?  Look at them now!  The peas came first.  There was no sign of the tomatoes so I turned them around in the bag so they were at the closed … Continue reading

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Up on the roof

I’ve been feeling quite miserable this year.  In a way it started in April last year when I realised that, as much as I loved the choir I’d joined, I wasn’t really a part of it.  It had been a delight … Continue reading

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Sing something simple

Of course, the titles to these blogs don’t necessarily mean anything beyond what is in my head by the time the page finishes loading.  This time it was the theme tune of a programme on Radio 4 – I forget … Continue reading

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Places please…

Why do I do it?  Why oh why do I delay going shopping until I am almost faint with hunger and struggle to carry it home again?  I don’t do the thing of buying more than I need, though this is … Continue reading

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We’re changing lodgings!

Hopefully Thursday was the last day that I will ever have to run away from my lesson in order not to miss the last train for the last bus before the bus switches over to the night bus.  I left … Continue reading

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Ready for the Off

So, this week, was hat passiert? Wildlife count: red squirrel – 1, stepped into my path from next door’s garden as I set out to walk down to Mehlen Deer – 1, seen from across a field, springing away from … Continue reading

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