‘Naked In the Rain’ – Blue Pearl
By Friday, I should have saved over 250 quid. Doesn’t seem much, but I must have spent over 200 quid in the last few weeks.
Again, the jet fighters have been flying low over our East Anglian fields today. When I was in Wisbech, I saw a very scary sight above me: twelve USAF planes in formation and, following, another HUGE one (a bomber or transporter, presumably).
Again, I wonder, am I actually scared by all of this? Perhaps, more correctly, I am morbidly fascinated.
But I want to be ready.
So I’m buying a huge knife and packing a survival kit. I hope I’ll look back at all this in years to come and laugh, but part of me does wonder if I’ll even be able to.
I wish the ABC WARRIORS actually existed…
Donna Davidson says she won’t even watch the news now.
‘Woman’ – John Lennon
I wrote a letter to Bonnie Langford today, and hey! Isn’t it funny how life works? Following my recent deliberations over Fergie, I finally wrote her a page and a half of letter, detailing – quite truthfully – why I hadn’t been in touch (depression, nothing to say, Mickey, laziness, etc, etc), but asked if we could resume communication. I mean, we never fell out or anything. We just drifted, didn’t we? And things were really good between us when last we spoke.
Well, I sent her the letter at lunchtime, just before I came home. And when I got home? A letter from Fergie had arrived for me! This is what the letter said:
‘TO MY DEAREST RITCHERD,
ARE YOU STILL ALIVE?
DO YOU REMEMBER ME?
WILL WE EVER MEET AGAIN?’
She signs off with love and three kisses.
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