Explicit

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ACCESS THE ENLARGED GALLERY Given that such matters are never completed until they are completed, I have not mentioned the sale of my French house before. Today, however, I must give voice to it. The first signings in the final process are due to take place on 12th. The solicitorContinue reading “Explicit”

The Good Soldier

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. Today I finished reading This frontispiece contains one of Philip Bannister’s excellent illustrations. Although the term was not universally adopted until 1925, the Art Deco period had already begun in France by 1915, when Ford’s novel was first published. This, I imagine, is what inspired Bannister’s front cover design. TheContinue reading “The Good Soldier”

Perfume

As the morning stretched out, so did the shadows cast on the lawn by the climbing sun whilst we pottered about inside prior to a trip to Christchurch. After lunch we drove to Curry’s/PC World just outside Christchurch to investigate the possibilities of buying a new laptop and giving my old one a good cleanContinue reading “Perfume”