Tag Archives: Children

2 July 1982

Fri Jul II Dad in awful mood, but he says I can watch Argentina – Brazil at 3.15am so things are looking up! Nowadays I can fully sympathise with Dad’s position. No matter how much you love your kids, coming … Continue reading

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Naming the Namers of Names

I’ve always been fascinated by names. I don’t really know why, though I suspect it comes from a combination of having an distinctly Celtic surname that most people cannot spell (including some members of my own family) and being one … Continue reading

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