The problem at heart is not the sausages you get from Sainsbury’s but the porkies that we all get, home and abroad, from Downing Street.” Chris Patten
A good Conservative in my books but perhaps a surface judgement on my part. He must feel anguished now as Hong Kong goes under the boot of the Chinese government (Governor of Hong Kong 1992-1997) but in my day he was the member of parliament for Bath.
Today the boys come to take some things into storage in London, I suspect the Japanese furniture will go, I have left Paul's clothes for them to take what they may. The big white bear sits on the hall table, either he will go with them for Leo or will be sat on the dustbin next Wednesday - free to good home.
They are interviewing Richard Wilson on the radio at the moment - Desert Island Discs, and his series of 'One Foot in the Grave' but he says there is only one foot in the grave the other is still in the world! He has Roberta Flack's - The First Time I saw your face which of course reduces me to tears but then Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness has the mood music for all those Scottish Islands I will never visit.
Today is grey and rainy, I was going to clean the car out for taking it to the garage to sell. How on earth do you remove dog hairs from those carpets for goodness sake, I have tried sticky tape, which works to a point but there is still a few thousand left Lucy!!