Category Archives: Family Life

A Father’s Duty

IMAGE_049 Originally uploaded by kramii When your son wants to play trains A father must build railways Until the lad gets bored waiting And goes off to play cars instead.

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When will you die, Daddy?

Like any healthy 4-year-old, Jonathan is figuring out the world around him. Sometimes his conclusions can be quite amusing. This morning the conversation went something like this: JB: When am I going to die, Daddy? Me: Not until you’re very, very, very, very, … Continue reading

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What is in your Heart?

My son, JB,  is now 3½. A couple of days ago I caught him singing these words to himself: Open your heart, open your heart, open your heart I wondered what he was thinking, so when he stopped singing, I asked him about … Continue reading

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TV Without a Licence

I have a confession to make: I don’t have a TV licence… Thief! No. The thing is, I don’t have a TV either… Oh, I see. Look, I’ve recently bought a flat screen jobby. I’ve still got my old set … Continue reading

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A Great Trick

Cutting a woman in half, then sticking her back together again. Escaping from a straight-jacket whilst dangling from a burning rope. Opening a bottle of beer with your…

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