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Grey Britain, Canada, Greece: a philosophy of travel

It is widely believed that in the UK when the weather is dominated by high pressure the sky is blue and the sun shines, luxuriatingly hot in the summer, icy cold and exhilarating in winter.  It can be but is … Continue reading

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Deadlines and procrastination from uhtceare to lychnobios

Sometime ago I commented in my Ramblings on a book I was reading called ‘The Etymologicon’ by Mark Forsyth.  For someone like me who is fascinated by the origins and obscure connexions of words it was a goldmine, and like … Continue reading

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