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In retreat

Angels, Lovers and Songbirds – Chapter 12 – The Secret Songbird

After all his guests had left, despite the fact he had had the busiest week he could remember and he’d been up half the night he had no intention of trying to catch up on his sleep so Kayleigh drove him into Purplemere to pick up his car then she went to visit Carl up at Plaxton Park while Jack went home and spent his time tidying the house and to keep him going he put on some music.

"Meh-tha tur-ah?"

The title? You'll have to read it to see what that means... Picture is the Bridge at Belleek, which will form part of a hard UK Eire border, should it come to that. Source is wikipedia commons.

No Good Deed 94 (WMDN)

Is there more to the mystery of Moffat than even he guesses? The picture is of the frontispiece of "The 40 Virtues of Armagnac" by Cardinal Dufour. Readers of Gibbous House will have come across this enlightening and uplifting work of early Catholic literature... Image is copyright The Vatican Library, taken from www.armagnac.fr used in accordance with CC licence.

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