Category Archives: Symptoms

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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Can You Hear Me, Mother?

I think you’ll need to sit down before you start to read this post. It might even be a good idea to have a cup of hot, sweet tea to hand – I understand it is beneficial when someone has … Continue reading

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Transitioning

FPR is very interested in words and is engendering a similar interest in my grandsons. He and I have discussions about new words and the way the language is changing, not necessarily for the better, in our respective opinions. I … Continue reading

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It Makes Me Sick!

FPR has been in a sticky situation recently: he has been stuck on the Macbook, which has meant that I couldn’t get near it to type a post on here. I know I could have typed it on my iPad, … 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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