Cats rule... And it's not just an expression!
"She was so unhappy. Her unhappiness caused many problems for her. It was not until I was in my 40s that I found out why she was like this."
'When I demanded to speak with someone who could help me with my claim, I was transferred three times and then I was hung up on.'
'The Safari Suit was stylishly worn by the South Australian premier, Don Dunstan and the former prime minister, John Howard, during campaigning days, and in the early-'70s it was deemed a suitable dress attire in the Legislative Assembly, provided the jacket was worn over a shirt and tie.'
'It seems that is what we have lost, that sense of pride in ourselves and our homes, not the puffed-up pride of the wealthy, or the superior beings who feature in the gossip pages, but the simple pride in ourselves.'
'I rummaged through the medical kit for something to stop the rivers of blood cascading from my hand.'
'I was very uncertain as to whether I wanted to join with older retirees because I just didn’t feel ready for that having worked all my life and still being of working age.'
There was no running water, no toilets, and only a small fireplace.
Community member Brian Lee had a great idea for this blog, until he forgot it.
We laughed the whole time, giggling as we stumbled home on the rocky path, danced at the caves disco, and sat in the bar, or watched people on the beach. Anything else that happened stays in Mahon, forever our secret, but it was harmless fun really.