September 11th, 2009


Home is the Douglas, home from the hills...

Yes, I'm back home now from a week in the land-of-no-mobile-signal-and-certainly-no-Internet which is The Cotswolds.

On arriving home, we discovered a plastic bottle of [formerly] milk, with about an inch of stinky white sludge in the bottom, on the worktop in the kitchen.

I said to Julia, "I'll bring in all the bags from the car...

... if you sort out that.

A poll about holidays

Julia and I would have opposite answers to this question.

Poll #1456273 Holiday Offline

You and your partner arrive for a week at your hired holiday cottage in the depths of the English countryside and discover that there's hardly any mobile phone signal and no chance of an Internet connection.