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Monthly Archives: January 2006

poor old esther came out in chicken pox on new year’s eve-eve and she’s just entered the horrible itchy stage. to ease the itchyness jane dropped a cold spoon down esther’s dressing gown.
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the success of this small action lead to an escalation to a packet of frozen peas.
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poor old esther. no doubt kezia is next in line.

yesterday was our final xmas lunch featuring jane’s sister’s family and her parents.
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christmas cracker toys this year have been very good. yesterday jane’s mum got a water pistol which she promptly loaded and fired at all present. not to be outdone jane’s dad quickly loaded his gun (using her glass of water)
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an experienced water gun handler if ever there was one
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and once it was all over, kevin sat alone with napster trying to find boney m

in my thanks to you the blog reader, i didn’t thank jane my wife for allowing me the endless hours i’ve put in to funkypancake over the last [insert number here] of months.
jane’s patience with me isn’t limitless of course and i went too far on new year’s eve by taking photos as we rolled over in to the new year.
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for a while it looked like this would be the only photo i’d have of the period around midnight
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(i was the only willing subject i had left)

here are cousin thomas and his cousin kezia (not to be confused with his imaginary friend ‘kezia’) out walking in Burnham Beeches. it’s a great place, so you must go.
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i like the fact it’s run by the Corporation of London which sounds very ‘industrial revolution’.
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