Sunday, 21 December 2014

This is true



This picture is accurate 99% of the time. There have been cases where a good scriptwriter, a brilliant director and a cast of talented actors have turned a mediocre book into a cinematic masterpiece, but a good book is always superior to any film based on it. The depth of a good book turned into a movie is limited by the director's interpretation of the story, but when we read it ourselves, our imagination takes us to depths no director will ever know...

Saturday, 20 December 2014

A bit of nostalgia

There's something incredibly stylish about fashion in the 50s. These days garments hang on the hips, which is very uncomfortable (and unsightly on ladies of a certain age...).

Some of these photos made me think of Amy:











Friday, 19 December 2014

Big Christmas party!

I was going to save this video until a bit nearer the big day, but as View and Queen of Sheeba have already sent it to me, I'd better use it before you ALL see it on youtube and send it to me again! Hahaha! Thank you, View and QoS.


Thursday, 18 December 2014

Getting emotional...

Mrsgunka shared this video and I became quite emotional watching it. The music is upbeat enough, but the children got to me... Thank you, MrsG.