Monthly Archives: February 2011

An unexpected weekend of reminiscence

Hello again my dear reader, I can’t believe how different this post is to what I had expected to be writing, based on the predictions on Friday. While we were anticipating a wash-out, the weekend just gone was actually quite … Continue reading

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Bermuda weather synchronisation

Hello again my dear reader, I’m writing to complain that the weather in Bermuda seems to synchronise automatically with the calendar. All week, it’s nice, at least during the day. Then, every weekend, it gets wet, sometimes really wet. See … Continue reading

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Walking Athena

Hello again my dear reader, with the wife away, you’d think I’d be partying. But, one the one hand, it’s not like I have that bad a time when she’s here, Jitka is quite easygoing. And, on the other, I … Continue reading

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New (smart or not so much) phone?

Hello again my dear reader, one of the things I was worried about when moving to Bermuda was being cut off from what my friends in Europe are doing. I’ve lived in the UK and in the Czech Republic and … Continue reading

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$100 to write a single line in an official document, wow

Hello again my dear reader, I just came back to work from helping a friend with his riding test at TCD. He hadn’t bought his own bike yet so he wanted to use mine to do his test. But, this … Continue reading

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Bermuda weekend weather

Hello again my dear reader, the weekend just gone was unfortunately another wash-out. The weather was lovely all week, mostly dry and around 20 C. Then, the weekend comes along and it’s wet and windy for two days. We’ve been … Continue reading

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Mobile phones in Bermuda

Hello again my dear reader, this post is only tangentially about Bermuda. Before we came here, I had some business to take care of in Greece. Since we still lived in the Czech Republic but I needed to have both … Continue reading

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Breakfast, Bermuda style

Hello again my dear reader, today was the first day that Jitka and I had an almost normal morning. What I mean is that we finally have enough of the things that one needs to feel at home. So, we … Continue reading

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Bermuda animal rights campaign

Hello again my dear reader, my last animal-related post contained a paragraph in which I set out my idea for a campaign to allow dogs in selected restaurants. I thought I should dedicate a full post to it so I … Continue reading

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Bermuda animal restrictions, a good system or a revenue generator?

Hello again my dear reader, I know I’ve promised that I would put more stories up about Athena, the third member of our family, the adorable West Highland Terrier. But, until recently, I haven’t had much to put up. She … Continue reading

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