It was hard leaving home today. Harder than it has ever been. I guess it's being part of my own little family. Not someone else's family, my own. Weird.Yesterday was spent packing and repacking, I am a bugger for taking too much kit. The trick is to pack and then ditch half of it.The problem lies with having a gadget for everything and not a gadget that can do everything. Then there's the issue … [Read more...] about I'm A Passenger
Sleeping on the train.
I just woke with a start, glad that I had not missed my stop. I don't have a fancy app to wake me up when it senses my location. Three others in my little cluster of seats were also sleeping. Sign of the times? Are we sleeping less in the places we are meant to sleep and flaking out at the first opportunity we have to slow down? I have just got off a plane from LA so I have an excuse. Maybe we … [Read more...] about Sleeping on the train.
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A moment with Tony Benn
Today whilst passing through London and before descending into the tube, I just happened to pop outside Euston train station and spotted Tony Benn sat on a bench lighting his pipe. I was on the way down to Southampton to pick up a car and although I have no idea what made me pop outside the station after getting off the train, I am glad i did. I was not going pass up the opportunity to chat with … [Read more...] about A moment with Tony Benn