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It’s crap.
Nana couldn’t help herself and bagged two pounds of the tasty little buggers for Luca and Uncle Nic.

Down to the beach to try and clear the head of the excesses of the communion yesterday.
This is His blood. And we drank it in memory of Him. Several gallons actually.

It was strange to go down to the beach with just the one spaniel.

The vet took Muscade in her house over the weekend. She’ll get more results from the blood tests on Monday.
Poor little thing. In her own daft hyperactive spaniel sort of way, she is very attaching (if you like daft hyperactive dogs).

Fingers crossed.

Finn tried to provide some comfort to Jojo. But he knows that something is not right.

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The anti winkle cream

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They like their game of domino before heading upstairs for the ablutions/pyjamas/night-time read ritual.

This photo is blurred.
Tough shit.

You try and hold a DSLR with your left hand to take a shot of your damaged right thumbnail before the bastard thing grows back… At least I don’t wince in pain any longer when I put my hand in my money.

Hold on. I still do. But only when it involves extracting money from it. 

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The domino effect

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What Monday blues?

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Monday blues?

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So tempting.
So off-limits.

One twist open.
Enriched with IRON and vitamin C.

Forbidden Fruit flavour.

I resisted.

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A milk called Mandy

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A real one.
115% certified genuine.

Them hipsters didn’t invent the beard…

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A Dub

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I hope you know how much I enjoy our morning conversations, Luca.
I know only too well that you will not always talk as freely.
That you will not always ask all the questions as candidly.
That you will not always answer mine as openly.

I really enjoy our morning chats, between Kilbarrack Dart station and your school.

The ritual detour for our two bananas and a quick peek in the window of the charity shop.

These are the goods days.

I miss them already.

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Prenalgia

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Got to see the launch of a surprisingly enjoyable exhibition of David Godbold’s paintings at the Kerlin Gallery last night.

Surprisingly because art rarely makes me smile these days. This one did. There is a need for more serious funny art.

Surprisingly because the atmosphere at launches in prominent galleries can be heavy, contrived and as enjoyable as a tax return form. Not a the Kerlin. Last night I enjoyed walking around a gallery (of the non municipal variety) and checking some quality, cheeky art.

David Godbold boldly laughs at God. The hijacked pages from kids’ old catechism copy books were particularly enjoyable.

Oh, and briefcases are back… The return of the brick mobile phones will be just around the corner then.

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Vernissage comme des images

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