Well, that's it. All the kids' summer jobs are over, I have a clear week, and we are off to some remote cottage Mrs T has found, with no electricity, wi-fi or anything else.
Apparently the idea is that we enjoy each others' company for a week, without any distractions. Music, games, jigsaws, wetsuits, waterproofs, sun tan lotion and walking boots are all being packed.
Sounds good to me.
So we are off tomorrow morning, and back at the end of next weekend. Expect nothing from me in the meantime.
Thoughts for Lent from Father Willie Doyle (d. 1917) - “The path of life is rough and stony. Sharp flints and hidden thorns are thickly strewn upon its surface, wounding our weary feet as we toil ever onwards a...
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