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Be “Nice” To ALL Animals!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, June 30, 2012

A friend has just told me that three newly born kittens were dumped at our “feeding station” at the Kamares Club in Tala. I will never understand cruelty to animals!… Read more…

A Good Time Was Had By All!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, June 28, 2012

We led our summer walks from Amargeti yesterday. It was rather warm, even at 5 pm! The food in the Spring Of Life after the walks, was, as always, delicious. Many… Read more…

An Unpleasant Trip!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, June 26, 2012

It is not a good idea to have a fall before leading a walk!   “T  h  e      B  a  t  t  l  e      O  f      T  h  e      W … Read more…

Wave My Magic Wand!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, June 24, 2012

“Drive, Little Chap!” S   a   f   e   r   ? Safer with Dear Rufus driving? Aim:A year or three survivng? Schumann playing childhood scenes?  (“Kinderszenen”) Opening a tin of beans! I’ve… Read more…

“Manners, Timothy!”

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, June 23, 2012

Bad manners are not exclusive to the younger generation. I will hold a door open for anyone. It would be pleasant, however, if an occasional person would acknowledge my courtesy…. Read more…

The View “From The Rear”!

By The poet’s pen - Friday, June 22, 2012

Why do I awake still walking? I am still musing on the benefits of being a back-marker!   D  i  s  t  a  n  t        L  e  g  s  !… Read more…

Summer Walking!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, June 21, 2012

It is really too hot for walking at the moment, even starting at 17.00. We do need, however, some basic, sensible rules. I was the back-stop, the backer marker, for… Read more…

Too Hot… Call The Fire Brigade!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, June 19, 2012

As we drove along the motorway to Amargeti yesterday, we saw many fires in the Konia area. The Coop Bank has a new, “automatic” door!   T h e      U s u… Read more…

“Cheer up, Jack!”

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, June 17, 2012

“Cheer up, Jack” is straight from the Christmas panto’. We say this, whenever we are feeling miserable.We listened to a taverna owner in Amargeti on Friday, complaining about the government workers,… Read more…

The Toast Of The Kamares Village!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, June 16, 2012

We were treated to a superb evening of tasty food and music at the Kamares Club on Thursday evening. Alan Totten was the King of the 50′s! Many thanks are… Read more…

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