The Tail of Richard

I was recently reminded by a friend, of an email I sent out some years ago, which I re-read (yes, I’m an email-hoarder - thank goodness!) and have decided to now share with you. My generosity, you see, knows no bounds. 18 August 2013 Dear Friends, I’m having a bit of a problem with some … Continue reading The Tail of Richard

Fried Fish and Sympathy

This little real-life tale emanates from when we lived in Fourways, a northern suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa several years ago. I blamed the man with the weedkiller. He had been to our house the day before to treat our lawn for an infestation of weeds and said that after 24 hours I should give … Continue reading Fried Fish and Sympathy