Sunday, April 09, 2006


Originally uploaded by Lezzles.

Why when we sat outside having afternoon coffee in wonderful pristine sunshine yesterday, are we huddled inside around an open fire today ?

Why was E sick on Thursday, right as rain on Friday but terribly sick again yesterday and today ?

Why does the author of Moondust, which I’m reading at the moment, bandy technical terms about rocket science and Apollo missions yet explain that V is « the Roman numeral for five » ? Come on, give the poor readers some credit, if we’re reading the book, we’re literate.

Why suddenly 0 peers in 0 seeds when I am so desperate for my weekly dose of Tony and C° (If you don’t know, don’t ask)

Why can’t I get my wifi dongle (love that word, dongle, dongel, dongle) to work on the i-mac upstairs ?

Why is there no surefire pre-holiday diet for people who need to lose a couple of tons in five days before revealing their legs after a winter of pasta and pizza?


Neil said...

Why do birds, suddenly appear...

Lesley said...

Thanks (not) Neil. Have you any idea, how long it's going to take to get that out of my head now? Days I tell you. "On the day that you were born da da da da da da da..."

Neil said...

" they sprinkled moondust in your hair of gold and stardust in your eyes of blue.." diddly-bom, diddly-bom.


Being confined indoors most of the day, just the four of us, is reminding me of the days when my children were wee and most of our weekends ...