Thomas James Hotel
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... do with money and power--yes, I can see the point), we had an unexpectedly stimulating afternoon.
We may well go back to a proper meeting one Sunday.
Another attraction is that the Bakers Arms is just round the corner.
Good cider and OK Ploughman's but we'll have to try out the Sunday roast before the final verdict.
Thirdly, there are the walkers kitted out in typical walking gear, sometimes with sticks.
This group though can be deceptive ...
... of the new Scuttlebrook Queen with her attendants, beautifully kitted out in floral outfits.
Then the two local primary schools, Anglican and RC, came out onto the asphalt square to run through some folk dancing routines, including some pretty fancy Maypole moves.
The hot asphalt and the dances (though not the Maypole) brought back very fond memories of the same sort of thing at Milson’s Point Primary in the 50s.
... I made a mad dash into a shop on the pathway, grabbing a new pair of shoes, and boarded the bus before half of our fellow travelers. I hate to admit but my choice of footwear was off a titch. I desperately needed another pair of comfortable, closed shoes as my Danskos were starting to kill and it was too cold for Chacos. Next was my lovely Bampton, much smaller than in seems on ...
... figure we have got a couple of crucial wickets and they are 4/52 off 15 overs. The remaining batsmen however keep the scoreboard ticking over. I'm handed the ball for the 22nd over but it is my one and only over as I fail to adjust my line to the left-hander who drops me over backward square for two boundaries. Murray has a good second half behind the stumps, finishing with a catch and two stumpings. Their ...
... very sensibly for 44no it looked like they may get there. Vinnie eventually managed to entice the number 11 to spoon a full-toss straight to Paul Thomas at mid-on and we had won the game by 9 runs. The bowlers all contributed - Bob Phillips the best with 3/20 off his 7 overs. There were 5 LBWs given (3 from my end) but the only controversial one was from their umpire who gave out their opener (only 3 short ...