Tag Archives: Rain

Crashing – Part 1

I’ve mentioned before that, until I was 19, my family didn’t own a car and that I therefore cycled most places. Of course, this meant that I occasionally fell off my bike. Most of the time I didn’t actually hurt … Continue reading

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14 July 1982

Wed Jul XIV Boring. Poured with rain most of the day. There’s not a lot you can say about a day where I couldn’t even be bothered to write the diary. Of course, one of the reasons for this is … Continue reading

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1 May 1982

Sat May I Played Seddon away and drew 0-0. A VERY wet game ‘cos it rained nearly all day today. I remember this game well because, in all of the games of football that I played subsequent to this, I … Continue reading

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30 April 1982

Fri Apr XXX Rained nearly all day so I didn’t do anything. Umpteenth day of doing nothing. Of course, I wasn’t actually doing nothing. I was going to school, for example. Which meant spending a good part of the day … Continue reading

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29 April 1982

Thur Apr XXIX Very Wet Soccer Practice. Still beat the U14’s 3-1 and Shane missed a penalty! I have no idea why I wrote the first part of this entry as if it were a title. As I have said … Continue reading

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4 April 1982

Sun Apr IV Spent most of today inside, ‘cos it poured with rain most of the time, so didn’t do much except read! I have mentioned before that I used to read a lot, and I would probably do so … Continue reading

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23 January 1982

Sat Jan XXIII Dull Day. Went Swimming A.M. Played Monopoly and came 3rd. Lisa won! Poured with rain. Every time I re-read this I don’t quite understand why I would have gone swimming in an open air pool if it … Continue reading

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Indoor Football

It is getting towards that time of year again. The days grow shorter and colder and as they do so the number of wet and windy days increases. To a sport-loving child such as I this was not a good … Continue reading

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