Tag Archives: Louisa Bridge

Bridge!

Time to break the rules and do a daily prompt, again. How on earth could I not fall for the prompt? I mean… as if I haven’t shown you a bridge or two in the past… why shouldn’t I show … Continue reading

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Positive Power

This is the second summer that I’m at the current job so this summery image always stops me in my tracks for a second or two when I walk to the station in the afternoon. When it’s bright and sunny … Continue reading

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Purple – Ailsa’s WTT

Purple! Some colour! Some statement of fact. Imagine going through life without having purple as accompaniment. Imagine missing out on the richness of the splendour that is purple in all it’s shades. The only worry I have with Ailsa’s challenge … Continue reading

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Brewing Trouble?

I sat… deep in thought, sipping at my coffee. My wake-up juice of choice. The train chugged steadily along. I watched the landscape easy by. The Royal Canal, attired in full summer splendour. Big lily pads, rushes, reeds… algal bloom … Continue reading

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Those Days…

The good lady comes to the rescue… grabbing the car keys… dashing out in slippers and (blue floral) gown… something she HATES doing!! Mentally I’m already making notes… I’m going to pay for this! We’re already seated and almost moving when … Continue reading

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Five Minutes a Day?

The thought dawned… why not capture 5 minutes of the train journey? So… as I was sitting next to a lady applying her many layers of makeup I dug out the camera and headed for the exit, no… not to … Continue reading

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The Swans And The Heron…

Yesterday the good lady needed to visit her special hair person to get the Christmas chop and styling done. I tagged along to Leixlip where she threw me off at Louisa Bridge so I could take a stroll to the … Continue reading

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The Last Ramble of 2011

I’ve been promising to get the last 2011 posts out of the way. Our final Rambler experience for 2011 must surely rank as one of the most memorable Royal Canal boating days. We got the invite a few weeks after our … Continue reading

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