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Thursday, 5 March 2020

Saying The Final Goodbye To My Lovely Dad

Death is like the rumble of a distant thunder at a picnic - W.H Auden
Today is for saying goodbye to my lovely dad.
 Rain wasn't forecasted today....
I enjoyed a much needed hug and cup of tea↓
 I gave everyone sloppy 💋💋💋
As I left house,
It started to rain :(
 Today's tree shot↓
 As it was World Book Day.
All the kids came to school dressed as book characters.
Harry Potters,Cats in the Hats, and 5 boys on scooters arrived wearing green tutus.
They said "They were the Boys In The Dresses!"
 Most of the cars were stopping....
I survived!
Filled up Sexy Beast.
Back home.
 Coffee and nibble.
My hubby arrived with his dad.
They were going to my dad's funeral.
I wasn't, due to a hot head Prodigal son who wouldn't hesitate to lamp me!
I was going to wave my dad goodbye as he left his house, followed by me delivering my flowers to his grave.
I kiss my hubby 💋
Off to say goodbye.
While I waited, the green bins were being emptied,as the same time as the hearse arrived at my dad's house.
 All ready to go↓
I wave goodbye to my dad.
The service lasts for an hour.
I have things to do...
Nips to the doctors↓
 Shopping and gets yet another 60s CD↓
 Quick peek in the newspaper↓
 Murray  Head  is an English actor and singer. Head has appeared in a number of films, including the role of Bob Elkin in the Oscar-nominated 1971 film Sunday Bloody SundayAs a musician, he is most recognised for his international hit songs "Superstar" (from the 1970 rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar) and "One Night in Bangkok" (the 1984 single from the musical Chess, which topped the charts in various countries).
He is 74 years old 🎈 
Clodagh Rodgers is a singer and actress from Northern Ireland, best known for her hit singles including "Come Back and Shake Me", "Goodnight Midnight", and "Jack in the Box".She is 73 years old 🎈
The Proclaimers are a Scottish music duo composed of twin brothers Charlie and Craig Reid . They are best known for their songs "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)", "Sunshine on Leith", "I'm On My Way", and "Letter from America", and for their singing style with a Scottish accent.They are 58 years old 🎈
 Patsy Cline was an American singer. She is considered one of the most influential vocalists of the 20th century and was one of the first country music artists to successfully crossover into pop music.She died aged 30 in a plane crash in 1963.
  Light lunch
While everyone was at the Wake.
I went round to my dad's grave to deliver my flowers to him and have a chat!
Hubby meanwhile went to the Wake↓
My late dad's lady friend didn't want my dad's dressing gown and slippers in her house.
"What do I want a man's dressing gown and slippers in my house for????" she laughed.
She wanted one of my brothers to collect them from her house asap.
I talked to my dad for a good 20 minutes at his grave.
 Then the heavens opened!
So much for no rain today!
Off to do my 🍭 job.
I crossed over the boys in their green tutus.
I survives.
Back home to talk to hubby and father-in-law.
Get changed.
Off to Happy Place Of Work.
Nice music to work to↓
I gets back to sort out tea and chat with my father-in-law.
Pie and chips time!
I say goodbye to my father-in-law.
Off to final job of the day↓
 Once finished...
I kicks off the hot rollers..↓↓
 Now for a snuggle and a good cry with hubby :'(



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