Category Archives: Pain

The Vice Squad Have Got Me!

It had to happen some day. I knew the Vice Squad would eventually catch up with me. I’m not sure that I deserve it, though. I really hope it will be gentle with me. No, I don’t mean THAT Vice … Continue reading

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Oxy-Acetyline

Occasionally, one can learn (OK, ‘hear’ rather than actually ‘learn’!) something from even the most mindless source. That was what happened to me a couple of days ago. It was something about oxy-acetyline torches and it was quite interesting – … Continue reading

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Some Enchanted Evening

When I was a child I loved the film musical “South Pacific”. Actually, I still quite like it, and, also, Calamity Jane: “Oh, the Deadwood stage is a-coming on over the hill, deedle-e-di-di diddle-iddly di dee. Twenty three miiii-iiiiillllllessss we’ve … Continue reading

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It’s VERY Expensive!

FPR’s mother is still in hospital, with all that it entails. She rings me, asking if I will do something for her, then gives instructions in her own particular way. Often the tasks are clearly unnecessary and unlikely to yield … Continue reading

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The Pleasure And The Pain

Regular readers of this blog will know that I am very fortunate as pain is not a large part of my fibromyalgia. I hope new readers will accept that fibro isn’t always all about pain. FPR’s mother has recently been … Continue reading

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One Thing Leads To Another

This week, FPR and I returned from a much-needed and long-awaited holiday. Despite all the “stuff” that has been going on, I think we both benefitted from the holiday. I found that often I needed to sleep after breakfast and, … Continue reading

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This Week I Have Been Mainly…

Wasn’t The Fast Show great? (That’s where I borrowed this title from.) My family and I all loved it. Anyway, I digress. This week I have been mainly suffering from… Fibro Feet. Don’t know what Fibro Feet is or are? … Continue reading

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