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IF WE STILL REMEMBER THE SILENCE WHEN WE LOOK AWAY MAYBE WE WERE ALL JUST BORN WITH THOSE EYE DRIVES BUT EMBEDDED IN OUR BRAINS THANKS TO THE DOCTOR THANK YOU<< yes

"You know you're British when.... " Hehehe! Of course, it's because we're not given enough time to adapt to one temperature before a completely different one comes along!! ;-)

My Great-great-great grandmother ended her days as an inmate of Windsor workhouse. Born in the early 1800's she ran a pub until she was well into her eighties. But when you were too old to work and support yourself and your family couldn't support you, this was your only option.

The Wartime Kitchen: Living of Rations with Ration Book Cooking - Day One

WW2 Rations for One Person in Britain, how slim we would all be if we stuck to this! (These are the rationed foods, most people would grow their own vegatables) so veg would not be rationed, no eggs unless you had hens, just powdered egg. Some items were still rationed when I was born in the early 50s. Just think of all the choice we have now!

Iconic Painter Agnes Martin on Art, Solitude, and the Secret of Happiness

Agnès Martin est née en 1912 à Saskatchewan au Canada. La majeure partie de son travail se compose de grilles carrées. Bien que minimaliste dans la forme, ces peintures s'écartent de l'intellectualisme, fréquent dans les démarches minimalistes, au profit d'une approche personnelle et spirituelle. Ses compositions «expressionnisme abstraite» utilisaient essentiellement le noir, blanc, et le brun.