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An Everyday Story of Country Folk

The weather in most of the UK for the last two weeks has been quite wonderful, sunny and warm, bringing on with a rush all the spring flowers we have been waiting for with longing since the spectacular (and spectacularly … Continue reading

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Coincidences

The theory is that if you are a pregnant woman, there seem to be nothing but other pregnant women in the street: your heightened awareness of your own condition makes you more aware of other people in a similar state.  … Continue reading

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