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PostSubject: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Wed May 03, 2017 6:40 am

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Yes its hard seeing people go like that Vicky
Glad you were there for the old lady as what would
have happened had she got out of bed ?

Gil has problems trying to get words out ,so if he cannot
its called "thing"

Just got the time the Dr will be here May 10th 1030/1130am

Do you think Idiot Tony will bother to visit Sylvia ?

I was just starting to doze off for 5 mins when the Dr's office
called

I know that is not good Vicky nothing like hating your job


OK so where is the drinks boy BOND !!!

Oh and what did Bev say about the visit ?

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 5:42 am

Happy Mothers Day where ever you are.

There were at least 3 other games on, starting at around 4:30am.
and Man U is the last one. I am recording the second
half for later. The first wasn't very interesting as Man U kept
being caught on their back foot all the time.

I did as many chores as I could yesterday like the cats boxes.
I swept and mopped the kitchen floor and took out all the rubbish
and recycles and put the dishwasher on.
I am trying to partake of more liquid but some of it is too
late at night so it was two trips to the little room last night.
I must remember to drink more during the day.

Yes, the weather here is overcast once again and the breeze is cooler
too. It is what is refered to as "Grey May" time . Next month its
"June Gloom".
I am just going to do some light chores today in case the kids call.
I have two light bulbs to replace and to box up Bobs papers then there
are more old clothes that I put in big plastic storage bins to repair which
are definitely going in the rubbish now as I don't need them any more.
(these are from at least ten years ago and some have rust stains on them
which ten years ago I would have worked like crazy to save). Not any
more. Our local thrift stores want GENTLY used clothes not stuff for tramps!
I am keeping an old cotton dressing gown that has a Hawiian design on it
as there is enough material left to make a small valance for the main bathroom
which is kind of beachy with hints of seashells.

I made a valance for the opening between the kitchen and den using regular
linen dinner napkins, minimum amount of sewing involved. (it was the old kitchen
window over the sink). The side facing the kitchen is a small blue check , the side facing
the den is going to be a small red check. There is also a cellular blind that adds privacy
if some one sleeps in the put-you-up sofa in the den.
Its going to need new curtains in there but with the size of the windows, its going to be
costly. the span is 12 ft. and 8ft high and that's the main windows, the other at the side
is 6ft x 8ft. That's a way's off at this point so I will just repair the hems and they will do
for a while longer.

I think I am going to have a and an energy bar as I seem to be drooping
at the moment. TTFN




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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 3:21 am

Lovely avatar Carole.....you look like sisters.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 3:07 am

 Happy Mothers Day to Carole & Margaret.

Sorry I meant to say but I posted and then we went off to Fosse Park....I was good Carole saw some lovely dresses talktohand  thought about it....but didn't.  

There's  West Ham v Liverpool being played now Carole.....though nearly over if they've not finished..  ManU in a bit.

No word from Lena .....or her BEST friend Linda who just lives so close to the home still hasn't been to see her.in the Home, she'd only been to see her twice while she was in hospital and that was only because Linda was at the hospital anyway for an appointment.BEST friend my foot.

It's a good job I wore my goggles Carole..... talktohand  though a good job nobody took any photos what with my Sou'wester, wellies  & goggles  not forgetting my fishing rod.....and bucket to put the fish I've caught into    well they need the water or they'll die and I was hoping the fish would die of old age by the time I've reached you.    Shocked .

Hi Bond......can't stop or I'll never find my way to Carole's hoping a passing  captain will point me in the right direction.. keep flying around in circles.  affraid  BOND put that  away.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 2:54 am

Hi all, lovely afternoon here, it's just clouded over here but when the sun was out it was hot and strong,
I said to somebody our garden was getting like London airport with one black bird landing on the lawn running across to the apple trees and Bush and the other coming out and running for take off, well One didn't make it I found a headless one after chasing off a magpie,
Love the toaster very smart and glamorous, if if had blonde hair it would be like you littleBlond
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 2:52 am

Tracie and I back in the summer of 1984 I was 41 she
was 23

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Mon May 15, 2017 2:46 am

Ummm Spencer just gave me a beautiful
Mothers day card {always does as his sister used to do}
but also got $50 from Blaine and the same from Spencer
and $25 from Tracie ,,,,now WHAT can I SPEND THAT ON
Rolling Eyes
Home Depot LOOK out here I come
Plus the weather has changed and unless we get something
else later right now its BRILLIANT sunny and does not feel THAT
bad out there cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 11:52 pm

Well at least the rain has stopped
so HAPPY USA Mothers DAY

Lads are all sleeping still ,Gil woke after
I got up asking me to put the TV on as he said
there was headball on at 630am ,no matter
HOW MUCH I showed him the only game I
saw started at 1130,....MU headbanger
don't know where he THAT
but he has turned it off now and gone back to sleep

Want to also wish my dear Mum up in heaven
a HAPPY 95th birthday ,they say they can hear
and see us

Vicky I cannot but help feel SO SORRY for Sylvia
and hope she does not suffer long with a husband like
him .makes you wonder about him for sure,any word
about her granddaughter ?

LOVE your new toaster so different is it an electric kettle
as well ?

Well done Bond ,glad the lady liked the commission

Vicky hope you lifted your legs up as we passed
over some of the STATES down the coast I see Georgia
has fires that the smoke is being SEEN FROM the SPACE
Station,,,,,
Well not doing much today for sure so will be back later
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 10:14 pm

Well clouds but also blue sky..... sunny  up there somewhere

 & marmalade please and a

You're clever Bond......since you retired you've never stopped.  Smile

Let Tony know about Sylvia...... confused2  why I bother though,  he never listens anyway .....self obsessed David said and he's spot on.  "A tiny box room she's in" I told him  "Oh that's good" he said    "NO IT'S NOT"  I said "The other rooms we've seen as we walked by are much much nicer"  I replied  and he laughed "It must be ok because he wouldn't have put her in there" he then said.  SCREAM SCREAM and then he went on about his cataract op.

We bought a new  &   this is the  though you can just see the pattern.....it's sort of a wavy diamond.   anyway love them.....didn't know whether to go for black, red, white or cream.....walked round and round them, anyway in the end went for cream.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 6:13 pm

Portrait is now finished and she loves it thank goodness, it reminders of the day heat of India and the wind of the open land rover
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 5:53 pm

Good morning all from Atherstone a bit wet this morning, but not in the bed
Over the other see the kids this morning then am drams this afternoon
But first breakfast and it's Shredded Wheat and warm milk toast and marmalade Coffee tea orange juice Back later
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 9:32 am

 BUT I'll put the potty under the bed I don't tinkle in the bed.....promise.   Carole moaned the last time but it wasn't my fault her and Margaret kept making me laugh.  

talktohand oh I know.... £300 a week when David's Dad was in the home he went into of course that was 10 years ago, he was there 5 years, .      It seems to be a different matter in this care Home ....it all depends on how ill you are to whether you pay or the Council pick the tab up.  confused2

Got my wellies Carole ........it was quite wet flying over that water.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 8:57 am

Hello from a VERY SOGGY CT    VICKY
you would need your wellies ...
Yes we also got our BROWN envelope Marge
always know what THAT is even though it only amounted
to about an extra £1.78  a week for me ,and £3.10 for Gil

We got NARDA on our  one this year again Rolling Eyes

Oh I SO agree about Cliff ,but he will be rewarded when its
HIS turn nono

SKATE Vicky my Nan LOVED Skate ,had a job finding it in
Coventry back then I think it was more a "down south " kind
of fish { Plymouth} ,and THAT was NOT SKATE ,it had a LARGE BLOW HOLE


You better make sure you go tinkle BEFORE retiring Vicky P


And look at Bond in his footsie Jim Jams funnytvprog
wonder where he hides his teddy ....

Marge I am glad you say its cooler your side as I would
not last long otherwise ....and I KNOW you will get there
eventually regards your central air

That was nice of Lorna to do for you last night

We had left overs today ,but I did make two Lasagna
which I will freeze

Anyway I am away under my duvet

HAPPY MOTHERS DAY MARGE

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 8:40 am

Hi, no more tea for you not before bed time
Yes I think you are right about cliff, but I'm surprised that he is not having to pay something towards her up keep, when the mother in law was in even only for three days they took all her pension and care allowance and we still had to make our the difference for the month
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 8:30 am

Went to Palmers Bond we had nibbles.....lovely salad for me plus a yummy custard slice....and 2, YES TWO, pots of tea for me......then we went to see Sylvia .....she was feeling sick, Mad  Cliff was useless when she was sick.  I could have smacked him I really could. Left her in the car park , kid you not, puffing  Mad . honest he took her in the car park and lit a cigarette up for her and gave it to her, well to be honest the "garden" isn't much cop and that's facing the car park anyway....Margaret that's just what I said to Bev today "He's punishing her"  

Oh Carole Daddie Long Legs don't hurt you.....awww poor thing I bet it was more scared of you......you big bully.  

No 60 minutes Carole not seconds    so that's plenty of time. tongue  btw PAY.....  oh she is so funny.

Whales Whales....that wasn't a WHALE it was Skate.....what do you mean you don't like Skate  Shocked  but I caught them for lunch....Sigh!!!!   Oh we'll go to the super market.   run run  dangled over the broom and  caught some for lunch and she turned her nose up and thought it was a WHALE confused2   We'll pop over and see Tracy and say "Hi" maybe she'll have my fish for lunch?     OR maybe Margaret would like them for  her  catmilkbowl     cats.  

Oh and are there any good shops we could stop at while we wait Margaret?
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 7:25 am

Good evening all, yes Marge we had notification that our pension is going up a little just a little?
Didn't get to the kraft fair just popped into Atherstone to look around the charity shops
But now in Jim jams on fire on Britain's got talent on
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 4:44 am

Carole. did you not get a notice informing you of an
increase in your UK SS? I did. It makes me laugh
that it is sent under a plain brown cover so it
looks very mysterious.
It sure sticks out from my usual mail.

When to Pam's British shop and finally bought myself
a two cup Brown Betty teapot. I was wasting so much tea
with the four cupper as it got cold before I could drink it all
and there is nothing worse than cold tea. It does not taste
the same when reheated.

Nice surprise last evening, Lorna cooked spaghetti with
meat balls and some garlic toast on the side followed by
a piece of cherry pie with some whipped cream washed
down with a glass of white wine. Lovely-Jubbly .
Got back here by 9pm and fell a sleep with all the none
perishables still in the shopping bags I was that tired.

I did pick up a mailing box for Bobs documents and some
more stamps for the bills I write. The box will be ready to go
out on Monday.

Called Hillside about Big Red and Dave tells me it may take
another five days to get the sending unit back from Arizona.
He then has to put it in and test it before he can let the car
come home(don't want to rush him as I may end up having
to take it back) I have already told them the BB is ready for
its regular service according to the sticker in the window.

Surprise, surprise the watch I ordered from Amazon arrived
yesterday!
I used to be very scared of spiders but over the years I have
realized how important they are so catch them in a paper cup
and let them go outside. (if the cats don't find them first.)

Ian is 6ft.2ins and he kept putting his hand up to touch the
top of the door frame as he went through How he fitted in the
old MG Midget he had I will never know!
He still has the Mazda MX5 he bought but its made to fit taller
people and is still his pride and joy but is a fair weather car
as its a convertible. It does have a rag top but it won't keep out
pouring rain.

I think that Sylvia's other half is a passive aggressive person.
he seems to be paying her back for everything she put him through
by putting her somewhere cheap to end her days.
Its very childish of him when he can afford to give her more
than he has. It just shows how selfish he is.

The sunny is out this morning and its clear for a change which means
it could be warmer today. High 60s locally I guess, just right.

You two should watch out as it is going to be rough going over the plains
states Lots of turbulence happening. You may have to land and wait
for it to pass.

Carole you forget that California is a lot less humid usually than the East coast.
so I can cope with my portable A/C in the living room and fans in the other
rooms most hot days unless it becomes very humid again. I want to wait to have
the house rewired before I add anything else to the electric load on this house
or I might be asking for trouble that I don't need.

I'll get there eventually.
My motto is do it right the first time and its done.
Time to catch up on what was left undone yesterday so see you later Alligators!
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sun May 14, 2017 2:27 am

PHEW ! THANKS for that then Bond
I HATES crawlies ,once had a Daddy Long Legs
in the bath tub when I was living at my Nan's
REFUSED to take a bath even after my step father
had removed it and washed the bath out kept seeing
it SITTING THERE Mad

YOUR kidding me right do an invoice on ALL that
when I have 60sec I will be putting in
for O/T pay Rolling Eyes

Well I went to the shopper at 715am to try and get
ahead of this Nor'Easter ,it was very light rain when I left
but starting to get a bit heavier now at 1015am
Thinking of making a Lasagna for Monday so got all what
I will be needing as I can make that and freeze it ...
Only got Gil up a bit after 9am he say's he is aching ALL OVER
I do not know what THAT is confused2 so gave him two of his generic
Tylenol 500mg's each see if that bucks his ideas up any

He has been moaning for about two weeks now over a "Italian sarnie"
he saw on TV from Subway so bought him a 6" one on my way home

Been getting a lot of compliments on my Clematis ,it IS looking good this
year for sure .....

OK so Bonds gone off to spend his £ what you doing Missy
You should have THROWN that fish BACK in the Atlantic
I told you WHALES are pretty TOUGH ,plus I do NOT FILLET
fish {hated it when I worked at the Coop Greengrocers ,used to
always call my boss Tom Blair to do it Mad }

OK see you over Florida thought we would make a detour and say
hello to Tracie before heading out to the West coast


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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 11:39 pm

Good afternoon all, lunch is bacon on cheese topped batches slightly toasted
Well bring the table more out into the patio when you come Carole
I always judge height by a door as a standard door is 6'6"" so the lad fills a door frame
Right a craft fair is on in Mancetter the may be a trip to Dobbies
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 10:51 pm

 &  Please Bond.

Ah good idea that about the power jet Bond......I'll be with you soon Carole,   btw after the clothes what about my bags and shoes  Smile      AND THEN my books.   that'll keep you busy when you've got a spare minute or 60.

Wooooow that was a bit blowy......Oi not liking your weather Carole and I only had my hair done yesterday.....better put a plastic hat on.....you know those which tie under your chin.    OR OR much better a Sou'wester  I can do some fishing fish fish  as i fly over the English Channel you could cook them for lunch.....after you've fillieted them of course.

Oh did I tell you I'd ate the sweets you sent Carole......
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 9:57 pm

Brummm Brummmm boy a bit dodgy coming over CT
Bond good job you attached the power washer to Vicky's
broom as with this storm brewing we had to fight off the WINDS
never mind the ,I TOLD Vicky not to inflate her
brolly ....
They are talking about 3'' of RAIN before it all passes over
affraid that would have been 30" of SNOW ....

Bond nice Avatar but do not sit me in the left corner chair ,I would
HATE to have a crawly drop on me from your bush/tree Shocked

Got my SS today ,a WHOLE $20 MORE than LAST months bounce
Ah well it helps pay the bills and the pound seems to be holding at $1.28

Anyway I shall be back later I will pass on the pancakes unless they
are the crepe kind as I do not like the regular thick pancakes they serve
over here you have to ask for crepes which are more oh la la French type
would LOVE a cheese muffin though
WHOOOOOSHHHHHH HOLD ON VICKY

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:06 pm

Good morning all from Atherstone not a bad morning here but the forecast is showery
So what's happening today then, Vicky and Carole off on the Broom with the jet washer, now if you point the jet behind you a D fix kt to the Broom that could give you a extra woooosh I'll get my screwdriver but first breakfast and it's Saturday so Pancakes, cheese muffins and toast
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 9:33 am

AIR I NEED AIR
How sad that Cliff is not thinking about his wife's
NEEDS at this time ...
Yes Sylvia is going to be in AGONY as my Nan was
when she had stomach cancer .....TERRIBLE DISEASE

OK Bond get cracking ....Oh I would not do THIS house
Vicky but more than happy to come help with Marge's
so HOP on your broom ,just don't drop the power washer
or let it dangle it might get caught up on something funnytvprog

 MARGE BE PREPARED WE ARE COMING  
Do you think California can HANDLE us THREE
WHEEEEEE

Speak tomorrow guys
run run how does she expect me to take invoice with
ALL THAT LOT Mad Mad

BTW new Avatar is my Clematis just took it now
in case the rain takes a toll on it tomorrow Shocked

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 9:25 am

I think that's what it's about "Doing a runner"   Margaret.     The Hospital did say Sylvia needed to go into a Hospice, though left it up to Cliff which one.....he decided to put her into a Care Home.   Though she said she'd seen the doctor that morning....now whether she had I'm not sure    confused2   And yes Cliff does seem like a cheap skate, Sylvia used to say "Cliff would buy me anything" often I used to wonder but THIS he seems as though he's not putting Sylvia first at all.  

Yes Carole that's what the Consultant told Cliff and Sylvia that she'd only got 3 months, that's what the back pain is.   Mad    Oh yes David came with me today I think he was shocked at how I rubbed her back and talked to her.....kneeling on the floor next to her bed.    


BTW Margaret yes the Jag design centre is at Whitley.

Yes Bond Matt is 6ft 4 inches....remember he was a Rugby player, I got my foot caught as I was getting out of the back of Susan's car and Matt caught me I said "Oh thank you Matt though I'm glad you didn't throw me to your left"   Smile     Terry, the Best Man, talked about Matt playing Rugby, in his speech, though he'd injured his shoulder (for the 4th time) he said "But it's much better now isn't it Matt in fact he's thinking of going back to playing this coming season" oh Susan's face  Terry then said "Oh hasn't he told you?   oh well give you something to talk about tonight"  

Carole we've got a power washer.....I'll pop over first to.....no first to your house then you can come with me to Margaret's .....afterwards we'll go SHOPPING bounce

Did I tell you about the wardrobes in MY bedroom and Susan's old bedroom AND Rob's bedroom......you've just checked the one  in your bedroom   run run run

See you at breakfast Bond..... run run run
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 9:13 am

Hi Carole, L&L for you sorry about the scooter but I'll sort a respray
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 8:06 am

 WOT !! you went to see her ?
Had I known THAT I would have stuck around
Sounds worse than Fort Knox ,you kept saying
"we" did David go up with you then ?
Sounds like they have HER pegged as a runner
Marge with a Sensor Pad ,they had a sensor on
Gil's bed after he threatened to not do his pills
or have treatment and said he would not be there
so guess THEY took it he would TRY to walk out
obviously they did not realize that would not HAPPEN
the way he is on his feet ,I knew he was referring
to ending his life if he stopped taking his meds ...

They will probably have to put her on something stronger
as it continues ....
I thought I read that you said she only had 3 mths
Vicky was I wrong?
Even in her dreams she is very demanding then ,
only giving her {whom she does not realize } BEST MATE
two spoonfuls of ice cream

Marge sounds like a good plan ,I do not know how
you function on 40wattage in your house confused2

An old neighbor of ours owned a Power washing mobile
business ,I wanted to have him do ours but could not afford
it ,so if you can I say let someone else do it then you can cross
THAT off your "bucket list" of things to do as if I lived there
I know MY GOAL would be that Central Air system ASAP
I am finding the OLDER I get the LESS I can tolerate the heat
anything over 70f actually Mad

Nice Avatar Vicky and yes Matt IS tall ,or could it be that
Susan and YOU are titches duck run run

Bond bring my pink scooter back crying

BTW Vicky trying to do invoices in YOUR closets is
a DAUNTING JOB headbanger

Bond L & L please
Made  Frozen breaded Haddock fillets with home made chips
and some veggies I had left over cauliflower,carrots and broccoli
Cleaned plates tongue

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:48 am

Yes I love the green ones I've mixed the paint the same as this green one to do our garage door, is your garage door wood then as David varnished it?
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:17 am

Hi yes your right I do forget that at times,lovely picture, he's a big lad Matt, I see Marge posted so off for A read, Marge I thought of you Yesterday and as a warbird came over following g the A5 by the time I got outside it was only a small back view of it and his upturned wings and narrow body gave it away
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:15 am

Sounds like they have had a few escapee's.

Munch, Munch, Munch, this jar of Pickled onions is
going fast. Want another one Carole?
They are good for cleansing the blood you know.

The Jaguar design center is at Whitley is it not?
That facility was where I used to work when it
was Sir W,G. Armstrong-Whitworths.
Its also where I met Peter, bless his socks.

With the credit I have on Amazon I bought a retro
watch with an oblong face that looks very 30s.
I still have about $45 left so it looks like another
shopping spree is in order.

Gardeners showed up yesterday and I returned
their Hula Hoe which they left behind last week.
They try to be so quick as its just a tidy round
really, only the front lawn to cut and edge and
a few weeds to take care of and a good going
over with the leaf blower and they are done.

Need to call service station and check up on Big Red
today, I don't like to pester them too often because
I know they are doing the best they can and its only
this one thing that's holding them up.

Been thinking of have the whole outside of the house
power washed as the dirt and dust are a bit daunting for me.
Its a quick way to take care of a job I usually do once
a year but I have not had the time or energy this last
few years. There are companies who do this so will take
a look on line.
There is a lot that has been left undone as hubby deemed
it "NOT NEEDED". Like having the old insulation removed
from the attic space(its as least as old as the house).
The house needs to be rewired (its still only 40amp wiring)
It needs an attic exhaust fan.
Then I can think about A/C being installed.
The roof should be good for another 10 years at least.
We did upgrade all the windows and doors a few years ago
so some improvements but more need to be done to bring
it all up to date.

Vicky , some places do offer Hospice as well as regular care
(or at least they do here) it depends if they have trained
nurses and access to a Doctor..
It does sound to me though that this guys going the cheap route.

I think I said once before that Hospice care is limited to terminal
patients here who only have a few months to live. ( believe its
6 months or less).
It is different in the UK I know.
Its time I got moving here as the day is slipping away again. TTFN



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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:08 am

No I haven't said....I thought I better not seeing it's an open site.

New avatar of Matt, Susan & me, plus Benjie & Nessie when we were on our walk to Bosworth Fields

Green scooter now I see.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 6:05 am

Hi all, thanks for updates Vicky, have you said where it is and I've missed it?
Setting down for the night and it's the final of Master chef, I haven't the interest now your not in it bright eyes
Lovely hat But you may be a bit cool
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 5:05 am

cheers  Yes yes  on please Carole but get off the scooter first......though are you sure I was in front Carole?  

Well .....roll of drums....  I'm here with news and confused2  everyones gone.  SIGH!!!!   been to visit Sylvia....ha thought that would make Carole come back in....after all she was supposed to be putting the    on not searching though my wardrobe to see what else I've bought without telling her...  as if    .... hee! hee! ....anyway went to visit Sylvia....have to sign in then report to the receptionist....she showed us to the lift, tapped some numbers and the lift arrived....out of the lift and "To the right, turn right and then it's the second door on the right"   so off we  run  run ....found her SMALL bedroom, which has a sensor pad by the side of her bed....of course I set the alarm off by kneeling *on the pad*    next to the bed to talk to her....someone came in and turned it off....well she wants to come home, they're all bossy, food is s%*@ and she's fedup....though she said "I dreamt of you last night"  I said I hoped it was a good dream, she said "We were fighting over an icecream" and who won I asked "I did" she said "Well that doesn't surprise me" I said  Smile  "But I let you have two spoonfulls" she told me....then she told me her back was hurting and they'd given her some pills, but it hadn't touched the pain.   There's two chairs but of course with the sensors, even being off, you couldn't put them near to the bed. No sides on the bed.....stayed 20 minutes and then it was getting back downstairs....for the lift you've got one set of numbers and for the stairs you need another set....and then another set to get out.    Shocked   fun and games.
As for the landscape gardens.... Mad  a couple of inches of grass and bush to look at....    

Well that's my news......now Carole  NOW.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 3:41 am

ME :driver:  YOUR in FRONT
Vicky ,how could I DO THAT headbanger
talktohand  No officer Munch ! I had NO IDEA ,guess its no
use saying we KNOW some COPS retired ,AND ACTIVE Munch!


What MUNCHING Vicky confused2

So do we get to see the finished product Bond ?

Lovely outside here today ,nice warm breeze and 58f
with a peak a boo sunny

Now should I put the  on or not?

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 2:36 am

Good afternoon all, well it's real April showers here the sun's out now after the last downpour
Vick the crash helmet would of messed your hair up, I only my helmet on at the bottom of the he Street after a cut and blow dry at Terrys in the bus station
The lady is coming around in a bit to see you the portrait I did of her for the first time so I hope she likes it and it gives her good memories of her holiday in India

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Sat May 13, 2017 2:28 am

Yes AJ has been doing my hair for years, she used to come in to help her brother & sister in law, Tom & Helen who owned the hairdressers at the time and Louisa (who went to school with Rob) used to do my hair, AJ was only 14 then, when Louisa left to buy her own salon AJ took over doing my hair, and she's usually good just sometimes she does what she wants  , Debbie the receptionist says on those occasions "Go with another stylist" but I don't like doing that, Sad  but it's got to be done.

Waiting for the kids to turn up.

Shocked  CAROLE I thought you were driving scooter1   confused2 and what's that munching?
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 11:44 pm

OHHH BOOOOOO Vicky here I was expecting
a report ,sigh ! oh well guess we will
have to wait ...  BOND AT EASE

I will be back want to trim my Knockout rose
out front real quick
VICKY LEFT no RIGHT Shocked Shocked
WATCH OUT FOR THAT TREE  

BTW is this the same girl who does your hair ALL the time ?
as Trump would say YOUR FIRED

I say HE is going to be impeached before very long

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 11:32 pm

Hi Guys......Carole you did share didn't you?

Yes it's here as well......and I've been to the hairdressers.    and to top it all I didn't like the way she did my hair.Shocked   so I'm switching to Kerry.  

Can't go and visit Sylvia today because the kids are coming after school.  Can't go to visit until after lunch and I'm not sure when they have lunch.  So it'll be tomorrow.

Ok later.....scooter1  left Carole left....or is it right
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 11:27 pm

BOND put the hoover away
VICKY IS ON LINE

I will be over THERE >>> chattable waiting on the news
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 9:29 pm

Morning Bond ,so you have some of the wet stuff
that makes the grow and the lawns stay so
green @ ours arrives tomorrow so advising people
to mow their lawns today
By next Wednesday we will be almost at 80f confused2
What a good little worker ladder you are ,getting the
place all spic n span before the people arrive home

Love the scooter ,Vicky and I can fit on there I am sure
Spencer just left ,hips feeling better after a lay down and a pill
so another day dawns and we await Vicky's report from the
"home" front confused1

Morning Marge hope you had a good night
Later run run run

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 6:25 pm

Good morning all from Atherstone a bit grey and wet, just got to be pop back to the house and hoover Before the people come back from holiday, I'm a good worker
First breakfast and it's Shredded Wheat and warm milk toast and marmalade Coffee tea orange juice
Found you a scooter so you can pop over to Hinckley
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 10:49 am

Munch ! munch ! Thanks pal
Yes me thinks Chris is counting what
I am sure will be all HIS € after Sylvia
secombs to her cancer

Ahhh sorry you got your walking orders Vicky

My hips KILLING me now so just came into bed
the only way I can get any relief is to get flat on my back

OK will be waiting on your report BTW what's this place called
where she is ?


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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 10:10 am

The building is only about two years & the decor doesn't look too bad BUT the bedrooms aren't what she'd like, what she's used to.....now the Market Bosworth was really nice but he'd have to pay for the pleasure of seeing his wife in nice surroundings. Mad Oh well I'll see tomorrow.

I'll pass on the drinks thanks Bond.

Speak tomorrow then......nighty night.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 8:54 am

Never sit in the cosy chair
Thanks for the chips, faggot and chip batches
Last drinks
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 8:31 am

Here you go guys..... cheese  chips, crusty rolls and for Carole & Margaret  nono  share Carole....a large jar of pickled onions.

Though they say "Landscaped garden"  there are no photos of it  confused2  which makes me wonder what it's like if they're not proud enough to show it. littleBlond  Mmmm,   and I'm sorry but the photos show the bedroom  "Nothing to write home about"  and the room they all congregate is  cosy chairs and a bit away tables where they have their food    confused2  Sylvia will hate it, what's he playing at?  the ages are 65 plus....with mental  health issues or dementia or just old age .....NOTHING about Cancer   Mad    I can't understand it.   THOUGH where he'd have to pay if she went into the beautiful place in Market Bosworth this place is free the council pick up the tab.    Mmmm!!!

Drinks cabinet Bond.....it's a good job Sylvia can't chose her own place  Smile    talktohand  Sorry I'm picturing all these old biddy's sitting around  drunken  Sozzled.  


I agree with Gil's nurse  nono   "Naughty Gil"

Oh Carole tell Gil the Jags Head Quarters are still in Coventry, Also the Design Centre is still in Coventry AND they're talking about restarting producing back in Coventry...anyway Castle Bromwich where they started building the Jag in 1998 and still do,  isn't too far from Coventry.  

I love Brains faggots as well Carole.

Oh sorry Carole I was watching Master Chef.....  and they've sent me home.....now I'm watching The Pledge.   It's a debating programme.
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 8:19 am

Mad Mad YUCK

David just text me back won;t take no for
an answer said DON'T MAKE HIM SEND CASH Shocked

OK whats Vicky doing with my pickles

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 8:16 am

Yes one of the ladies in that photo of the work girls who did care said she learnt early on never to sit down in the soft chairs, after her first visit to the ones over the road from the college, she had to go to marks and Spencer for knickers and trousers to change into
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 7:55 am

Bond who are you TALKING about
bright eye eye confused2

I see Vicky logged in so maybe she has finished
putting PART of the world to rights

Again I agree Bond what kind of home has Chris
found for her

That is nasty ,some places you go to really DO SMELL
like old folk ....mainly as they do not CHANGE them often
enough if they are wearing "diapers" nono

I just had a piece of mail from David Michael that
I simply CANNOT accept ,he sent a check to pay
for the two deductibles left over from when Gil was taken
by Ambulance  first to the hospital and then to rehab

We happened to have been talking about the hospital
when he and Lin Sun came to visit and he said he knows
as his bill in San Fransisco when he fell last year only a couple
of blocks away from a hospital was $10.000 laughingly
I had said had I known I would have made "Gil" walk
as one trip was $900+ and there was a bill sent to us
for $250 that the insurance did not pick up
What a wonderful grandson I have

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 7:36 am

You've gone bright eyes has gone booo
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 7:24 am

Good evening all, I b
Don't know about a standard old folks home? Do they have nurses on hand? People to Change the bed on a regular basis, the was a great old folks home just by the hospital they had bingo, hairdressers and nail ladies, as people are moved out the rooms are completely decorated and can have a drinks cabinet, we were able to get my mother in Law in but she died after 3 days we did look at alot and it was one that didn't smell of we when you went in
I said the same is Mr Brains the same Brains of the old days?
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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 5:45 am

Well Marge you beat me to it as I
was doing a quick run over the back lawn
when you text me on FB saying you had PC problems
but I see your OK ....
Yes Gil was happy to say he had the LAST Jag made in Coventry
as after 2000 they were made somewhere else we believe

That is nice Ian keeping his in ....

Nurse been got a 130/85 reading on Gil's BP but said she will
have to sign him off after the 27th as that is all the Insurance
will allow unless Gil comes down with something else Shocked

Told her what he said to me ,she scolded him saying that
was not nice nono

I said the same thing about Sylvia Marge unless they are only
giving her Morphine ,maybe we will know more tomorrow after
Vicky's visit

OK so I am doing ham steaks with stewed tomato's and jacket potato
Catch you later scooter1

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PostSubject: Re: Morning everyone..It's a new week...11/08/2014   Fri May 12, 2017 5:11 am

Hi guys,
Had a senior moment this morning and loused up my computer.
I emailed Ian and he talked me through it so everything is back on course now.

Our dinner group arrived at the Olive Garden not realizing that Wednesday
is Mothers day in Mexico! so the place was full to bursting and the wait
would have been2 hours!
We made a decision to call the Black Bear down the street and they could
accommodate us ASAP. so we went there instead.
Next week we will try the Olive Garden again!

Had my hair cut yesterday and feel so much better as it had grown out
fuller on one side more than the other and it was driving me crazy.

Been feeling a bit sorry for myself for the last few days but am over it now.

Some time ago Ian was in a play called Exonorated about four death row
inmates saved by a group of attorneys who looked into their cases.
He has been asked to do a reading from the play along with some of
the other cast members next Tuesday. This is to raise money so the
group can keep doing the work they are doing.
One person in attendance will be the only woman exonorated who
will be playing herself!
There is no pay for this but it will be good for Ian to use his acting chops
as its been a while.
Ian has had a couple he knows in town for a few days and they took a
helicopter tour over London. Seems Ian talked to the pilot about the helicopter
and found out it was a Robinson 22 which is manufactured at Torrance airport
of all places! Ian was telling the pilot that's where he grew up.
I said its like me seeing Jaguars here, I say to myself "I know where you come from".

I don't know if that's a good idea about Sylvia going into a regular old folks home but
if she only needs pain meds and no further treatment, they can take care of that or
they would not have accepted her.
When Peter was looking for a place for his Father, most of the places had waiting lists.
This was down in Devon!
He found a lovely place which was a converted Mansion with a view over an airfield
which his Dad loved, listening to the sound of the engines as he had lost his sight by
then.
Got a lot to take care of today so better get started. TTFN
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