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Mr Insurance Assessor reminds me of the olden days

Well, he came round, took about 10,000 photos, so we´re hoping for 10,000 euros insurance, probably be more like 1,000 but never mind. Jeez he even noticed something we hadn´t! When he was leaving we heard a polite “Thank you,” (twice) but wait, weren´t we supposed to be saying that? Perhaps he thought it was…… Continue reading Mr Insurance Assessor reminds me of the olden days

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Coca Cola sends a meaningful message

UNITY, HOPE, AND INNER PEACE.Remember the old Coca Cola advert “I’d like to teach the world to sing in perfect harmony?” What great sentiment that was, a positive global message to us all, hidden behind a rational curtain of doubt. In hindsight we had our freedom, no limits, and took it all for granted. So…… Continue reading Coca Cola sends a meaningful message

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The missing potato problem

At the local supermarket yesterday there were empty shelves where potatoes should be, nada, none, nothing. A sign close by told us:“Sorry for any inconvenience, we are experiencing a temporary lack of certain food items.” Oh dear, haven´t seen anything like this since March 2020, when everyone was panic buying before lockdown. I took photos…… Continue reading The missing potato problem