My health is improving a little, though I'm not sure you can say the same for my sister Julie, who (inevitably) seems to have picked up the same virus that I am battling.
It seems hard to believe that this month I will be celebrating my 60th birthday. I remember when I was at school I calculated that if I wanted to see the 21st century, I would have to live to be fifty. That seemed so far off in the future... ! And today the year 2001 is nine years in the past. Sometimes I wonder where that half century has gone.
We now have four geese in my backyard as well as the population of chickens that