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There's a balminess in the air today...

Discussion in 'Personal' started by nizebaby, Apr 18, 2019.

  1. nizebaby

    nizebaby Lead commenter

    The wood pigeons are cooing alongside all the songbirds. I can hear children in the park. The scent of bluebells is in the air, my fruit trees are in blossom and there are bees!

    The balminess is different, though. The air feels and smells softer. All the lovely sprng yellow and purple flowers are trying their best. Hell, we could get snow next week, bit it wouldn't be able to steal this beautiful day from us.
     
  2. smoothnewt

    smoothnewt Star commenter

    Had a lovely outdoor swim earlier and now sitting reading The Lido in the garden with a glass of champagne. This is as good as it gets.
     
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  3. Ezzie

    Ezzie Occasional commenter

    Pushing 20 degrees here on NE Scotland coast. Just been sitting on the beach. Happy days!
     
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  4. nizebaby

    nizebaby Lead commenter

    The air smells of spring, doesn't it? Dandelions everywhere!
     
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  5. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    I had to go to Worthing today. On the way back this afternoon, I had to turn the air conditioning in the car on. How about that?
     
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  6. nizebaby

    nizebaby Lead commenter

    Why didn't you just open your window?
     
  7. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    I can't hear the wireless above the road roar and wind. I would have opened the window when I was younger and had rock music blaring out the speakers, but now I'm old, I struggle to have a conversation when there's any background noise.

    I listen to R4 these days, which is virtually all talk and there's no point in putting the wireless on if you can't make out what they're saying, is there?
     
  8. nizebaby

    nizebaby Lead commenter

    Well, turn the ruddy thing off!
     
  9. nizebaby

    nizebaby Lead commenter

    Sorry, Duke. That sounded rude. I seem to be getting more and more victoria meldrew moments recently.
     
  10. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    That's OK, @nizebaby, I didn't catch what you'd said because the dog was barking.
     
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  11. Aquamarina1234

    Aquamarina1234 Lead commenter

    I haven't turned the heating on all day!
     
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  12. Ivartheboneless

    Ivartheboneless Star commenter

    Try TES Problem Page; on any day it has barminess.
     
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  13. yodaami2

    yodaami2 Lead commenter

    Lol. Wireless! Not just me then.
     
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