Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Give Me Sunshine

If I were buying this house now it would bother me more than it did then (1986) that it faces North.

I suppose I used not to feel the cold. Or- at least- not care about feeling the cold.

Nor can I have found it as oppressive  as I do now that the inners of the house- the corridors and stairwell- are so dark and dank and Daphne du Maurier. I can only conclude that my 35 year old self possessed reserves of natural cheerfulness that are now all used up.

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