Family visit – and Election puzzle…

Hastings Battleaxe’s life continues to get back to normality.  Philosopher is so much better…  A few weeks ago I was afraid we’d never get here, but we have. This weekend we were visited by Philosopher’s…

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Bob Mazzer exhibition, bluebells and booze.

It’s nice to see so many people enjoy a Battleaxe rant (see the last post). It seems to be the case that the appearance of a ranty piece reassures readers that my mental health is…

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Light at the end of the tunnel…

Well, that only applies to this personal tunnel. I don’t think it is an approaching train, touch wood. Philosopher is getting slowly and steadily better. His appetite has improved, his wound is healed, and he…

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Onwards and slowly upwards… and another scam!

Well, it is indeed upwards, which is cheering, but on a very gentle incline. Philosopher will have been home three weeks tomorrow. We went to the hospital clinic last Tuesday. They said he was doing…

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Onwards and onwards with Hastings Battleaxe

I realise that in the last post I left things hanging a bit with poor Philosopher still in the Conquest Hospital.  Well, he has been home for ten days now, and Nurse Battleaxe is on…

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