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The Unpalatable Truth

I’ve had MS forty-odd years.  Before anyone feels sorry for me and says “You’re so brave, you cope so well!” Question: “What else do you want me to do?” Even with MS I have quite a good life; I go … Continue reading

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An open letter to Jeremy Hunt MP

Dear Mr Hunt, I am 60 years old and I’ve been voting Conservative since I was old enough to vote.  In the early 1980’s I was a paid up member of the Tory party and I was a great supporter … Continue reading

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Oh, my days!

I have a new guest for a fortnight, or maybe less, depending on how things go. When I found out that my mother-in-law would be on her own for fourteen days whilst my sister-in-law went on a holiday, I felt … Continue reading

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I Look Like a Bag of Old Jumble

MS is a funny old thing. Not funny-haha, but funny-odd. When I was diagnosed, a hundred years ago, I still worried about what I look like. Now, not so much. When I was 17, I used to wear really pretty … Continue reading

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Eurovision Misery

I watched the Eurovision Song Contest last Saturday. I sat through every song and nearly all the votes. When it was becoming clear to me that our entry was doing extremely badly, I gave up. It was past 11 o’clock, … Continue reading

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Am I The Only One Out Here?

I’ve been blogging for a while.  It’s a good way for me to tell you what I want to and I was hoping that I would attract a bit of ‘passing traffic’, but it would appear that I’m talking to … Continue reading

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I’m Coming Back As A Man!

Not for my father’s eyes or those of a sensitive disposition If I’d known it was going to be this hard to have an ‘X’ chromosome, I would not have accepted the gift. As a female, life is hard, believe … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Refinement

My mum and dad came to stay for a visit last week. They don’t come very often, and I like to make the most of it when they come. When they come to stay, I am reminded of how I … Continue reading

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Brexit Past It!

When some of us voted to leave the EU, two and a half years ago, we had the misguided idea that it might happen. However, it seems to be taking an awfully long time. If there had been a cross-party … Continue reading

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Home Surgery

My ear has been a bit blocked up recently, it’s not an infection but a build up of wax, or so they say… One of my PA’s has suggested that a spider might have crawled in my ear at night, … Continue reading

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