Friday, December 15, 2006

Long legs, support and pearly kings.

1. Oli standing up and saying 'I feel so tall in these boots. I can see Crowborough! Crowboooorough.'

2. Support and encouragement when it is really needed.

3. This year's Christmas stamps are not very attractive because they are of the snowman-Father Christmas-reideer variety, but while I am gumming them to a stack of envelopes, I notice that they have a pearlescent sheen to them.

PS: Erin over at Dress A Day is drabbling this week -- she's writing 100-word stories in the voices of some of her dresses. Do go over and have a look.

4 comments:

  1. I love the Christmas stamps this year, they are bright and cheerful which is just what you need on cold dark and gloomy winter days.

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  2. Oh that link to Dress a Day is a hoot!

    Thanks for the smiles, Clare!

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  3. My BT is the ruby russett colour when light shines through a pint of Guinness. And also seeing work colleagues messing around and crying with laughter. The wonders of Christmas lunches!

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  4. i've been depressed all week about getting my wisdom teeth out (tomorrow!) so i've been hard pressed to come up with some beautiful things. Luckily I've thought of some:

    1. I was sulking because I wanted something funny to watch while I'm at home with a bag of frozen peas on my face, and I didn't think I had anything. Then I was unpacking from our recent trip home and remembered that Jim's dad had given us a DVD of the Life of Brian.

    2. On top of teeth woes, I've had a 48-hour stomach flu. Now that I'm feeling better I realize that being sick took my mind off my teeth.

    3. My normally unfriendly cat seems to sense my anxiety, and has been almost annoyingly affectionate.

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