Tag Archives: Lisa

8 July 1982

Thur Jul VIII Gran + Grandad arrived about 8am, both very tired. Gran in fact went to bed before L + Ke. The arrival of Gran and Grandad necessitated a certain amount of shuffling around of bedrooms. They moved into … Continue reading

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7 July 1982

Wed Jul VII Dad dropped a bombshell at Teatime. Gran + Grandad arn’t coming tomorrow on Friday, they are coming tommorow! L + Ke can’t wait for morning! It looks like I was pretty excited, too, as my spelling seems … Continue reading

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There’s No Point Getting Old

This week would’ve seen my Gran’s 90th birthday and that made me think about the things that I might have learned from my grandparents. I am not sure I took in that much from my Nana. There were occasionally useful … Continue reading

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21 May 1982

Fri May XXI Went to some local thermal areas am. Had lunch, looked in at the Geothermal Info centre. Went to Cherry Island. It is dull. The only thing that I can now recall about this day is that, at … Continue reading

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16 May 1982

Sun May XVI Lisa’s birthday. Up at 7.20 – not too bad I suppose. Everyone knows that teenagers like to sleep. I never thought that I was particularly like that until I came across this particular entry. Either I was … Continue reading

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15 May 1982

Sat May XV PARTY – aargg!!!! Stayed in my room watching Sport on One There are upsides and downsides to having two sisters. One of the downsides is that birthdays tend to result in your house being filled with – … Continue reading

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13 May 1982

Thur May XIII Lisa went to the zoo. Played Ulcers and actually won, so the ‘jinx’ is broken. The biggest question going through my mind is just how many times we must’ve played Ulcers for me to think that I … Continue reading

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