Essence of Shame III

Self heard a bit of news last week, but such was the state of her brain that she couldn’t really react until today. And finally today, after weeks and weeks of interesting conversation with Nena the maid, she finally got hold of Dearest Mum herself (live). And then self asked her who she thinks will win the Philippine presidential elections, coming up May 10, and Dearest Mum said she hopes Noynoy (son of Immortal Cory), but it doesn’t look like things are going his way.


Well, Noynoy may not be the sharpest tool in the deck, but we really need an honest politician to Read the rest of this entry »

Last Weekend of April 2010

When self started to reflect on the weekend,  she was about to write that she hadn’t done much except read (Claire Messud’s The Emperor’s Children)

Gracie asleep next to couch

Her clematis were in rioutous bloom:

clematis henryii in backyard

Then Read the rest of this entry »

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