looks lovely doesn’t it? No idea where it is – and no idea whether we’ll ever go. But i put it there as an aspiration. As for reality, we’re heading off for the Wye Valley and then sunny Pembrokeshire. Yes that’s right – the heart of the flooded areas. We’re assured that the place we’ve booked is ok – But we’ll have a lovely time – and it probably means a slowdown in blogging for the next couple of weeks. Might post the odd happy snap – otherwise over and out for the moment. What a relief for you all.
That exclamation—O Tempora! O Mores! (Oh the times, the customs!)—is one of Cicero’s few linguistic legacies extant today, propped up by those with a classical