That Institution

As we were going to have a small wedding out in the sticks, we held a Pre-Nuptial-Party at Kingfisher Canoe Club back in 1988 to celebrate with friends who couldn’t make it or who hadn’t cracked the nod. Who to invite and who to discreetly ignore is one of the things that makes the lead-upContinue reading “That Institution”

A Day Off (for a married man)

A long Day Off stretched ahead of me. My schedule looked like this: . . . . Bliss! “Oh, I booked you for an assessment at the gym at 6am” says my Aitch. GYM? My shadow never darkens the door of any gym! She knows that! “Calm down, it’s with Tanya the biokineticist and it’sContinue reading “A Day Off (for a married man)”

It’s A Dog’s (married) Life

This poster reminded me of a school lift a few years back where the kids were talking about their dogs. “Did you guys know Sambucca’s Dad is ZinZan, Luke’s dog, and her Mom is Daisy, Emily’s bitch?” I asked them about our labrador – both those kids were in the kombi. “Yes” said Luke, soundingContinue reading “It’s A Dog’s (married) Life”