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Knights in White Satin

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Never reaching the end. Letters I’ve written, never meaning to send. Mashing the 1967 Moody Blues song with history, the subjects of this blog wore mantles of linen or canvas rather …

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Outlander: Sing Me a Song…

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Sing me a song of a lass that is gone …. Diana Gabaldon’s “Outlander” has captured the imagination of millions of readers and now viewers. The TV series theme song …

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5 Scottish Ferry Tales

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Flying is fast, cheap, efficient and often impossible to avoid. But it’s also crowded, cramped and claustrophobic, and upgrading is expensive. Then, the airports, such a waste of time. Arrive …

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Technical hiccup: sorry folks!

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Working on a new “Con’s Corner” blog post for Saturday morning, I inadvertently re-sent a March 2016 one titled “Rankin’ Edinburgh”. Not sure how it happened but it did, unintended. …

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Solving a Mystery in Kilkenny

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I’m no Colonel Mustard – not even a plain old Mister Mustard, mean or otherwise, but, this mystery was easy to solve: the Butler did it! That is, the Butler …

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Of Miles and Malls

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Want to travel to Ireland, Scotland, England but are having a hard time with airfare? Expensive, even in coach? Not enough frequent flyer miles for a free ticket or upgrade? …