Monthly Archives: November 2012

Women Bishops

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Just what are they are afraid of exactly? Why is the Church of England  exempt from sex discrimination laws?  Where is the Agape (Christian love). Many years ago, a lady vicar, who I knew and trusted, and was among the first to be ordained, told me of the women who were spat upon by male clergy….how misogynist is  that? I feel I have very little more to say….How, exactly, is that Christian,or even human? It beggars belief…

Online dating….

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I have been having a look at what’s out there. I’m not getting any younger, and there are a limited number of opportunities to meet men when you work on your own..

Sometimes it is easy to see why these men are single. A user name like Willywantsbunny is not going to do it for me. Nor is ‘let the sausage see the roll’ as part of the spiel….It is 20 yrs since I was single. Am I so out of touch? Is this the new ‘courting’? Am I showing how behind the times I am by even using the word courting? At a Northern Soul night recently, I was surprised to see that most people just dance on their own. In my day, couples danced together. A friend of mine asked if I was waiting to get my dance card filled in. Perhaps she is right, I am too old for all this!

 

Cold turkey (almost)

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I have spent the last few days in a very lovely part of the world, but without tv and internet access where I was staying. Internet usage has been limited to a short couple of sessions at an internet cafe. No hardship there, sat by a woodburning stove with a latte…. Odd, when I am used to being online much a little more often.. I think I will try and limit access to about an hour a day. Hopefully I will get much more done. I’ll let you know how it goes…