Palaisglide


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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 10/01/2016 at 10:44

Walked up the drive took a look, walked back down, made more tea. Cold wet miserable, will concentrate on cooking lunch in warm kitchen, pork today.

Frank.

Any tips for growing rice?

Posted: 09/01/2016 at 10:51

Nice one David, on a run up the Durham Road Thursday fields normally full of sheep were all under water, I thought, now Salmon are back in the Tees we could run fish farms, any advice on that?

Frank.

Strictly is back!

Posted: 07/01/2016 at 10:45

PP, first thing i learned as a very young cadet, the passing of messages. Send reinforcements i am going to advance became, send three and fourpence i am going to a dance, you never forgot it.

Frank

Strictly is back!

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 22:54

Good advice Obelixx only I bought a new TV last summer. Then an oven washer and new car now a table, there is no point in hanging back so may as well have a nice oak one for the TV. I cannot take it with me and my lot tell me to spend it on myself. That will complete the cycle the new bathroom kitchen and refurnished the conservatory, I think that is a full cover. I think there is still three and fourpence left in the bank so will look and see.

Frank.

Strictly is back!

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 13:45

Obelixx indeed you are right, problem my glass tv table now looks out of place as everything else is oak. I will not tell Pam until ready to buy one.

Frank

Strictly is back!

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 12:44

Should have mentioned now the owner of new solid oak table, Daughter took me to shop said that is the table we picked, "err" sorry dear I said a round one that opens and there it is right next to your choice. We did all the tests girl said you can have that one if you wish deal done and away home. Daughter, one thing about you dad you never dither, in job done and out. What other way is there?

Frank.

Strictly is back!

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 11:57

Darcy could stagger all round the floor and still get tens from me as David says Phawwww.

Frank 

Any tips for growing rice?

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 10:29

Treehugger, i can buy many things in super markets cheaper than i can grow them but against your own the taste like c@@@. We gardeners grow exotics because we want too who cares what it costs.

Frank

Strictly is back!

Posted: 06/01/2016 at 09:40

Lily you may well have called me a naughty boy in my youth, dancing with all those older girls often married husbands away, where most lads went dancing to get a girl I went to dance, big difference, now I watch videos.

Daughter will be here shortly to take me looking at dining tables, "oh well" it is a dull dark day here so gardening is out.

I'll get my flat cap big coat and dancing hobnail boots then.

Frank

Strictly is back!

Posted: 05/01/2016 at 13:05

Enfolded in each others arms up close and personal I would suppose you could fall in love with Craig or Bruno, definitely Darcy. Three months is a long time to be in each others skins which is what any dancer will tell you, my dance teacher used to tell me our bones should be touching? David may be right although my memory does not tell me how often the vertical became horizontal not very often it would seem, did I miss something? Any one who watched ITT would see by the body language those two were very close, so at ease in the interviews would suggest a melding away from the Camera. hang on let me find my dancing shoes???

Frank.

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