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Coming to conclusions

In which we go shopping

A very nice man said to me today: “It’s been a good year, I think.” And it has for me, too. It’s been a very good year, and a very bad year; and the strange thing is, the good and bad parts have been together at all times. It’s been an extreme year, I think, a year of travelling and new experiences, of meeting very nice people, very nasty people. Most people aren’t specifically nice, or specifically nasty, but can be either if they want to be. A few, though, are at one extreme or the other; and luckily I know more of the former.

In the news today: the shops are supposed to be busy. They’re not, though. I’ve just got home from a trip to Leeds, which is usually a horrible place to visit on a Saturday; and compared to most weekends, it was positively quiet. York was the same today, I’m told, and the roads everywhere in the region weren’t exactly busy for a Saturday. The predictions of huge floods of shoppers are more down to the wishful thinking of the shops, I think.

Someone else said to me recently: “do you know what an emo is?” And I found it a rather hard question to answer. So if you have any suggestions, tell me.

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5 comments on “Coming to conclusions”

  1. Forest Pines says:

    Yes. But Sarah doesn’t know you, so that doesn’t really help.

    I did mention it to Taloollah yesterday – she said that if she tried to answer the question, it would turn into an extensive, lengthy rant.

    This might help. Or it might hinder. I don’t know.

  2. Pam says:

    Have a good Xmas.

  3. taloollah says:

    Now FP you know what I’m like when I start to rant!!!!!


  4. Forest Pines says:

    Do you think I’d have mentioned it if I didn’t enjoy it? 😉

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