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Mannequins in the garden

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 23:34
Fairygirl wrote (see)

Jeannie-don't try and kid us-that's how the locals in Inverness dress anyway...

 

Yes, but with half a dozen layers on the rest of the body....

OH says he wants a nymph "surprised whilst bathing" in the garden (he IS joking) I said that she'd be out there for 5 minutes & I'd put a coat over her .  Got to protect her modesty!!

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 23:16

When I was young an aunt lived with us & she'd look at my hands "I'll dry up, you can wash - it'll clean your hands"

First new year resolution for 2014

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 20:48

Don't really "do" seeds, they get leggy or rot & haven't got a heated greenhouse.  I'll only plant the hardy ones, well just scatter them around really, but as the growing season is shorter here I need fast ones! I planted ipomea as soon as I could last year, they grew beautifully strong but only reached 6" high by the autumn.

Mannequins in the garden

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 20:39
Verdun wrote (see)
Highland Jennie.
I know where you mean cos......
That was me.

Mannequins in the garden

Posted: 11/04/2013 at 16:20

There was a male one in a front garden which we drive past on our way out of town, it was naked & had a different pose each time we passed it. Haven't seen it for ages, I had a great urge to give it a wooly hat & scarf in the cold weather!

Thinking about it maybe it wasn't a mannequin but some sort of artist's model as all the joints; fingers, wrists neck etc moved a lot, which a mannequin wouldn't need. Gave us a laugh anyway; not the sort of thing you'd normally expect to find in Inverness!

Today I feel so happy....

Posted: 08/04/2013 at 20:53

That's great news Marion.

What's also great is that you can garden in half an acre & when that's done you're off to find more!!

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 08/04/2013 at 19:55

Hi Brumbull, it's good to "see" you again - I always enjoy your jolly comments!

Let's find out who gave me the Lurgy

Posted: 08/04/2013 at 19:36
Fairygirl wrote (see)
 In fact been coughing myself today so hope it's not found it's way up here 


Careful there fairygirl, you don't want to infect all your fairies.

No private club

Posted: 08/04/2013 at 09:25

Not at work, but if I want to do anything I'll have to clear the snow first!

We're not freezing Fairy, it is thawing but bbbb.....cold (compared to the sunshine of recent weeks!)

No private club

Posted: 07/04/2013 at 23:54

Nobody's e-mailed me at all, I'm obviously not wanted .

Never mind I'll stay here - you can't get rid of me then .  Or maybe everyone will press the "ignore" button

Oh well I'll have to talk to my self then (te-he) .

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