All quiet in Cuckoo Land

Thanks for your advice: I have burnt my television, then bought today’s Spanish newspapers and also burnt them without reading them.  I shall instead read a history book about Benidorm for the rest of my half-term holiday and ignore Catalonia.  The Catalans are just attention-seekers. This was a Whatsapp message sent in reply to Spanish teacher … More All quiet in Cuckoo Land

Catalan clock goes back

The clocks went back an hour today. No need to wake up at 6.30 on a Sunday.  Unless you have donkeys who insist it’s still 7.30…   Loud braying and one donk walking around noisily with a plastic bucket on the end of their nose, scraping round in circles on the top field next to the house.  Thanks, … More Catalan clock goes back

Pandora’s Box

A Rubí donkey Saturday Special. Being fed up with it all, I really didn’t want to write a blog today, even though I’d written the title already: “Pandora’s Box.” So I thought I’d suggest it to Rubí donkey.  Readers will be accustomed to the occasional “Rubí Tuesday” blog, but today is the first time she … More Pandora’s Box