Sunday 13 July 2014, 12.01am HKT
TO THINK that it’s been only four years to the day that I was let off crutches — a highly memorable ordeal for me that lasted 37 months and taught me a few things about the people of my town.
I rarely reblog the work of others and don’t like to repost my own stuff, but I should think some people needed reminding on a variety of things for a variety of reasons.
This post originally appeared on 15 July 2012, now updated with very slight editing touches to align with the demands of today’s over-(in)sensitive souls.
(Image via International Boarding & Pet Services)
Monday 9 June 2014, 5.02am HKT
10.18pm local time, 33°C (91°F), hot and bothered
AFTER the D-Day commemorations, try this for size.
Wednesday 14 May 2014, 6.00pm HKT
8.09am local time, 27°C (81°F), rainy days and nights
RHINO AND LOLLY,
BREAD AND HONEY
Life used to be coin-operated.
Nearly everything in the old days was priced, sold, bought and paid for in coins. Then Mammon (Thatcher) came to power. We went full retard and everything began to cost in notes (‘bills’ to our American cousins).
By the way, “bread and honey” is Cockney slang for ‘money.’
‘What’s that in old money?’
Monday 12 May 2014, 8.07am HKT
10.26pm local time, 24°C (75°F), heavy rain
Here he comes again … another nostalgic overdrive…
It’s not what you think. I’m not talking about the drug LSD (‘acid’).
Heaven help you people, you know when I’m being nostalgic, it’s TL;DR overdrive.
Recommended background music when reading this:—
The length of that medley is EXACTLY the time it takes to read his incredibly longwinded escapade of nostalgia.
Friday 18 April 2014, 6.00am HKT
Saturday 22 March 2014, 1.24am HKT
(via Flightradar24.com on Facebook — click image for full size)
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