Monthly Archives: June 2010

Virtually visiting Dripping Springs

I’ve just come back from Dripping Springs, Texas. Really? That’s an actual town? Yessir  and it ’aint no town. No sirree. It’s a goddam city. In Americanspeak, anything bigger than two houses, a dog kennel and a gas station is … Continue reading

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Who put the bomp in the bomp shoo bomp shoo bomp?

You can rock it you can roll it Do the stomp and even stroll it At the hop When the record starts a spinnin’ You chalypso and you chicken at the hop Do the dance sensation that is sweepin’ the … Continue reading

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Regrettably deja vu, but nice all the same

After the tragic road death of Java, our beloved Burmese cat, we knew there would be a replacement at some stage. For us, living without a cat is not an option, but we thought we’d wait a fair while. Then … Continue reading

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