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catching the last rays of the autumn sun.
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Breakfast. A cheese omelette cooking in a properly seasoned carbon steel pan. Who needs a Teflon pan anyway?
This one's for you
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My last bottle of Mena Dhu (sob)
in my favourite glass.
Finally figured out the labyrinthine tax rules governing my payments for loss of office and redundancy from 2 different companies, before and after takeover.
Now I understand why I got a large tax rebate from the second (I think). Seems the first paid too much tax on my net payment, and second included it in my tax free redundancy allowance.
Now the sums add up.
Not spending it just in case the tax man decides they made a mistake.
Just decided that Brexit is actually a 2 year long, complicated April fool's day joke, and the EU are in on it.
Or you could just get off your arse and use the manual controls
Yet another reason, as if more were needed, to #DeleteFacebook.
BBC News: Emirates Airline testing planes without windows. My wife's comment "Of course. Linux is better" 😀
BBC News - Emirates Airline tests virtual plane windows
Retired IT director, freelance writer, maker
Birmingham and Cornwall
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