Tag Archives: Death

The Funeral Party

I mentioned last week that the death of my grandmother had set off a chain of events which ultimately led to me meeting Caroline. It all began with her funeral… Helen always had (may still have, too) a slightly unusual … Continue reading

Posted in Bad Things, Family | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

In Memoriam…Uncle Arnold

I went to a wine tasting last night. I almost didn’t go, but then I realised that, of all nights, it was the night when I very definitely should be somewhere that the alcohol flowed freely. When I first began … Continue reading

Posted in Bad Things, In Memoriam | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Running Out

One of the surest signs that you are getting older is that you begin to run out of relatives who are themselves older than you. Inevitably, you will at some stage reach a point in your life where you have … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Love | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments