Easter Visit to North
After a tearful ‘farewell’ to Family
Law it was off to North Devon to visit Team Tinson. We sat in the warm sun, Sue
served home-made lasagne, baked potatoes and salad, washed down with a small
amount of sherbet or in Bears case several sherbets.
It was lovely to see Sue with Sharon (and Jim,
friends of over thirty years), Jim with son Louis and
son Jack with fiance Nicola. Good luck to Louis with
uni and future life as a Thespian – remember us when you accept your first
Oscar. Good luck to Jack and Nicky with the new house.
Jack having fun with
with Jim and Louis
Mark once again
‘took me on’ and yet again had to submit when I started pulling hairs out
of his legs. Silly really to take me on with my sylph-like bulk. Roger was
missing in Yeoman action, he had the honour of carrying one of the trays with
the Maundy Money for the Queen at the ceremony in York. Sadly no good pictures
off the televised service.
Roger came back on Saturday. The boys
went to the pub, Bear came back saying he had been Rogered. He woke himself snoring but soon recovered
Later I had friends to keep me
warm. A very slack Cooper and a deeply asleep Candy
I found it alarming to be sitting next to a picture of
Roger as a choirboy, with that the ‘CV Album’ came out
Distant shots not too bad
but you wouldn’t mess with the close up though
With the King of Jordan. Hussein bin Talal was
called “an orrible lit-al Prince” at Sandhurst by an equally ‘firm’ RSM as
Roger, I thought he was a lovely man and Queen Noor beautiful.
Tonight Roger’s eyes
say it all – a poor attempt to watch the
ALL IN ALL QUITE A