Posts Tagged ‘family’

A favourite Friday afternoon discussion at the office happens at around 2pm, after everybody has had lunch and the boss returns with our lottery syndicate numbers. Seven rows a week plus seven rows on the Euromillions if the motion is carried by a general consensus. The discussion is an orgy of greed, aspiration and gluttony. […]


I was coming home in the car tonight from work, mum was driving as it is her car, and I thought to myself, ‘my mother is driving me home’. Not only was she driving me home but she was driving me back to the home we share with my brothers, father and cat, and then […]


Irony is a double paged feature in the newspaper that wouldn’t give you a job.Β  Satisfaction is where that feature is pretty well intact and unabridged – unfettered by the the busy keyboards of sub-editors. Bemusement is when that double page feature in all its typographical glory is supported by an utterly irrelevant picture. Student […]