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RED… and Blue

Simple colour… fun! Tiny red plane… big blue sky… if you should ever wonder why people in the firmament will fly when there’s a chance they’ll die alas, I’m sure I hear you sigh as you slap palm to thigh … Continue reading

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Lascivious Little Larry Lep Loves Luscious Lady Lucy

Larry sat, precariously balanced at the very tip of the old oak’s highest branch. He’d reversed his jacket, changing the colour from bright red to dappled green… to make himself almost invisible. Only the tufts of bushy eyebrows flashed coppery … Continue reading

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  Marvelous Monday!   Whooppee! Another Monday! Another week’s begun Back to work we go… for another full scoop of fun Much better for us than laying about in the sun * Nothing better for us than at work’s pleasure … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Three

You may have noticed the flavour of the blog changed a bit in the first two years. That was to be expected as I was back working in the city which allowed ample opportunity for taking Dublin City photos. It … Continue reading

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Yesterdays…

Yesterday was one of those days… the mind was willing but the body not so. Yes, weekends have become for me what they have been for others for a long time; a few desperate hours of rest! Not many years … Continue reading

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The Magazine Fort – Phoenix Park

Phoenix park offers much to the visitor. There are interesting buildings to be seen. One such structure is the Magazine Fort located on higher ground in the southeast portion of the park. It seems the fort was built as a … Continue reading

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The End of WW17 There could well be some who’ve noticed my slip Last week, into the ditty bank I didn’t manage to dip So, this time I’ll have to give you verse twice as long Else you’ll think of launching into long, lamenting … Continue reading

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Farming…

Sometimes one gets sight of a photo that shouts warm summer. Yes, I know we’re far from the harvest season and shouldn’t wish our lives away, especially as it’s not even spring proper, however, a tad of warmth can’t be … Continue reading

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