Should we be despondent? Is there another crackdown about to happen, as we worry about the spread of the new variant. The future is all a gamble at the moment and we have to take whatever happens in a calm manner. Paul's two boys are coming down next weekend from London and my daughter and granddaughter the following weekend and suddenly everything is up in the air once more.
I came across a good expression to cover the latest royal tittle-tattle, 'Royal Suffering'. How to suffer in a eleven million dollar house, having been bankrolled all your life by your family (but of course it was a wicked family). Short of two bricks? Harry and Meghan are missing a wall for goodness sake.
It is still cold, I need to buy more oil in the middle of May, perhaps it won't be a heatwave because of climate change but a cold wave. Radio 3 on Sunday morning is always full of quiet music and birdsong, just now Butterworth's 'Banks of Green Willow' once a favourite of mine.
Just to add to the general chaos that is always happening in the world my internet keeps beeping off, there is nothing more annoying when typing a long comment for it to fail, sometimes you can go back and capture it.