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In the time of the virus: day 70 (Monday)

It’s day 70.  It’s no longer March, nor April, nor even May.  Now we’re in June.  Spring has gone, and it’s officially summer.  And I’m fearful that all those hard weeks of lockdown are being wantonly thrown away by the … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 69

Another scorching hot day, so off out to the allotment straight after breakfast, for some more much-needed weeding before it becomes too hot to be out there. Then back indoors in time for our Sunday ‘trip’ – this week we … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 68

Just the briefest of posts today, Saturday.  Another hot day, so we went out for an early walk in the morning cool.  Down to the river, then we parted ways and I took a longer stroll while he went back … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 67

Such a busy day, and unfortunately the thing that fell off the list today was writing this post.  So a very short piece, before I turn in for the night. There was a sweet sadness to the day – it … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 66

Today we did our first supermarket shop since lockdown.  In between times we have bought bits and pieces as we’ve needed them from our local shops, but we were starting to run out of quite a few staples so decided … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 65

A yoyo day today.  On the plus side I slept well enough and woke up feeling energetic and wanting to get on with things. I spent as long as I could on the allotment (until it became just too hot … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 62

Today I was going to write about two things – one in the past (a wonderful visit to Bordeaux), the other for the future (of Bath City Farm).  But instead I’ll just stick to one as another bad night has … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 60

Day 60.  I can hardly believe what I’m writing here.  Our 60th day in lockdown. I reflected on what this has meant for us and wrote it down.  Then I deleted it all.  Far too negative and I don’t think … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 57

A (comparatively speaking) busy day here today.  An optician appointment that should have taken place early in lockdown but didn’t, rebooked due to some slightly odd visual issues (thankfully all fine).  Family zoom call to celebrate a certain birthday.  Emails … Continue reading

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In the time of the virus: day 56

Whew.  I slept so well last night.  What a blessed relief.  I felt much much more human today, and able to do some of the things that had slipped through the net last week. One of which was sending round … Continue reading

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