Monday, 24 December 2007


Sometimes life throws things at you when you least expect it and you have to rise to the challenge. Now is one of those times.

I'll be back very soon, but need some days to come to terms with loss and change.

Saturday, 8 December 2007

What do you want for Christmas?

How about a new iron? What about a model like this?

On my way past the ironing shop, I spotted that the iron had just been opened and was was cooling, ready for the next load of coals and the next batch of ironing.

This is one of the things I will really miss when I leave Chennai. You think I could introduce the idea in Scotland? Somehow I can't see it catching on,....................