Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist


My new library ticket allows me to take out up to 30 books at a time. Why would I want to?

Alan Bennett's life (between 1980 and 1990) is comfortingly normal. He rides a bicycle, has nightmares, goes to funerals, visits his mother in her care home; it could almost be your blog or mine, except that he keeps running into people like Maggie Smith and Judy Dench. Elizabeth Taylor sits on his knee and it's uncomfortable.

We went to Lidl to buy treats- jam for me, prunes for Ailz, prawns for my mother, a very cheap bottle of whisky.

T-Mobile tells me I've exceeded my "fair use" internet limit and won't be able to upload any more photographs for a while.

  • Briefly

    I walked into town, I walked back again. Even though I said I'd only do it one way. We took Wendy and Mary to the oriental buffet on Terminus…

  • Picture Diary 35

    1, 3 and 4 were competion entries. Number 3, the cockatoo is far and away my most popular Nightcafe image to date. Sparky little chap, ain't he!…

  • In The World But Not Of It

    The Two World Wars tested the Quaker commitment to Peace. Some men of military age simply turned their back on it and joined up. My grandfather was…

  • 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.