Hair. Cut.

It was 4 o’clock on Saturday 25th July 2020. Finally. The long-awaited hour of my long-awaited hair appointment. I arrived at 5 minutes to 4, face mask in place. I was met at the door and had my temperature taken. This is the first time in all of this Covid crisis that I’ve had my…

Alice Bands and Midnight at the Gym

Halfway through my four days off. This is the four days when I should have had grandchildren to stay, but there you go. I visited my parents on Thursday and had a new garden path laid yesterday. And today? Today is even more exciting. Today is the day the gyms re-open AND I finally get…

Where do you draw your line?

Have you got your hair appointment booked? Will you be out (‘Out out’) on Saturday night? Are you looking forward to going for a coffee? Is it really over, are we really getting back to normal, starting tomorrow? Or are we all just being sacrificed on the altar of economic expediency? It’s obvious that companies…

Eyebrows

Have you been to the shops? I haven’t, yet – I’m going to let the excitement die down a little first. And besides, I don’t really like shopping anyway. But as soon as I’m able to, I’ll be having my hair cut and my eyebrows re-shaped. If I have to queue round the block, take…