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Vaccinations, Brexit & a Gynaecologist

Vaccinations, Sheep, Brexit, Golf and the gynaecologist! Bonne journee mes amis. We will all miss you Captain Tom. “At the end of the day we shall all be ok again; the sun will shine on you and the clouds will go away.” A huge thank you to all our NHS Staff, and front-line workers all … Continue reading »

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Olif Lockdown to World Lockdown

April 30th, 2020. Corvid 19. Quotes: “One day this will be over, and we will be grateful for life in ways we never felt possible before.” – Olif et. al.“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill.“There are times in life when you have got to go through it to get it!!” – … Continue reading »

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RCVS Advice (sic)

This is a genuine (probably) email that our very own Shipman, JS. JS if you don’t know is a graduate, as in Mr John Speer MRCVS BVet Med from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, received from his own collage (sic).. (COLLAGE!!). I (Gerbil) reproduce it in full… -o-o-o-o-o-o-o-O-o-o-o-o-o-o-o- Good morning The Royal Collage Of … Continue reading »

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Coronavirus. We will beat it.

Support from Olif and JS. We will beat it, we will beat it, together. (Boris Johnson March 2020) A huge thank you to all our medical staff worldwide for their expertise and dedication. Encouragement to you all from up the mountain.Where the Golden Eagles continue to fly, and Olif and JS are in isolation for … Continue reading »

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Spitfire and a hole in the head

Bonjour mes amies. April 2017 Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, Kent, on a very cold, extremely windy march day… “I have a surprise for you Nessie, I have booked a flight for you in a 1942 Spitfire.” “When?” “Today” Now even I know WW2 Spitfires have only one cockpit, so unless I shared the same seat … Continue reading »

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A marriage and babies

May 2016 Bonjour mes amies. A marriage, babies, the spa, chickens, a veterinary reunion. A busy 2016! Apologies to all for such a long delay since the last round robin, but one has had a rather busy few months, what with holidays, engagements, pregnancies and finding it harder to keep fit, mind you cutting French … Continue reading »

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Samantha and SUNCT

JULY 2015 Bonjour All, Hot! Well, its 36 degrees here and 38 degrees tomorrow!! I live in the pool and JS lives in the fridge; we occasionally meet in the garage next to the freezer. Having struggled with our changeover from Wanadoo to SfR, both sites trying to compete with each other, I think we … Continue reading »

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Yaks and Yurts

Extra Dispatches. St Blaise. November issue.2014. Bonsoir mes amies. “Wonderbox, Realisateur de reves”  Finding your dreams. “Thank you Tash and Franklin, an early birthday present, book a hotel for us and we will be there.” “It’s probably best Mum that you do not Google ‘Ferme pedalogique de L’Oiselet’, but you will have a wonderful experience” … Continue reading »

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The Ugly Bug Ball

September 2014 Round Robin. The Ugly Bug Ball, Health and Safety and Italy. Snoring for England or even France, JS is oblivious of the gathering of insects accumulating on our bedroom ceiling. A particularly balmy evening, earplugs in situ, new Kindle Paper White in hand, finally I have had just about enough of this interruption. … Continue reading »

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Good Morning Mr Lithter

Round Robin October 2013. A lisp, roof installation, massive explosion, the post box and more. Bonjour All, Good Morning Mr Lithter, my name is Tether Lancathire, I am your thpeech and language therapitht! “Sorry?”Said Mr Lister Tess repeats the whole sentence once again, with the slightest hint of a dribble! “Goodness, I thought it was … Continue reading »

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