Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Still Waiting

Alice spent the night at home. We picked her up this morning and took her to the hospital for monitoring. They held onto her.  After lunch Alice made the decision to allow an induction; no pressure, but it was clearly what the midwife wanted. We went and fetched James. By this time Alice's mother and James's mother had turned up, so we stood down, handed over to them, and spent the afternoon driving round Leicestershire in the rain. 

We're back at the hotel now. We had a message about an hour ago (it's now 7 o'clock) that the induction was about to go ahead...

  • They Chose The Losing Side

    I got into a debate about the pandemic this morning. It's something I do my best to avoid because the issue is so divisive- and the…

  • Feudal

    "This is still a feudal village," said the lady who lent me the key to Birling church. "They own the pub, they own the forge,…

  • Mem'ries

    St Michael, East Peckham is one of those churches that has been deserted by the village it served. It has been redundant since 1972 and is…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.