Posts tagged: Royal Wedding

Herd it Through the Grapevine

We enjoyed a leisurely breakfast in Plettenberg Bay yesterday and we were able to swap sections of the Sunday Times as we would do at home, although in our case it was the South African version.

Some of the stories had a familiar ring to them — Bono being controversial by saying it was okay for an ANC activist to sing Shoot the Boer, government ministers caught with their hand in then till, cost of living spiralling, Rooney scoring a wonder goal and Annie Lennox running off with a married South African doctor. Read more ›››

A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast

I’ve been feeling under the weather for the past couple of days, literally and figuratively. It has been much colder this week, windy and wet which hasn’t done much for my feelings of wellbeing.

On top of that, I’ve a problem with a tooth and although it isn’t painful, I’ve started a course of antibiotics at the end of which lies a return trip to the dentist. It looks probable that it will have to come out. Read more ›››