Tag Archives: Nostalgia

The incredible shrinking town

It’s a common experience that as you become older, time speeds up. The days pass in a blur and even the years tick past so fast that when you hear that an event in the news happened 3 years ago, … Continue reading

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At the end of the watch

Back in July, I recounted how I had taken my father’s watch for repair and how pleased I was to have it in working order again. My pleasure was unfortunately short-lived as the watch fell into the habit of stopping … Continue reading

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One chill day

Certain moments, which may seem ordinary enough at the time, become graven on your memory with particular significance. A day in October many years ago had such an effect on me. I had been accepted for a degree course by … Continue reading

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