Archive for ‘love’

June 22, 2017

Tinder in a pneumatic tube

by allthoughtswork

Flirting in the Resi, 1930—peep the pneumatic tubes!

People used to flirt across 1920s and -30s Berlin nightclubs by sending little notes through pneumatic tubes to numbered tables. How did they send a dick pic, by wrapping a cocktail weenie in a bar napkin?

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May 31, 2017

Mansplaining, meet the Manslator

by allthoughtswork

April 4, 2017

The Most Beautiful Thing

by duncanr

boy meets girl

boy falls in love with girl

but there are problems . . .

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February 14, 2017

A Love Story

by duncanr

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June 9, 2016

A Boy’s Best Friend

by duncanr

this little chap has been getting a lot of attention since CCTV footage was posted on facebook showing him sneaking into a neighbours garage most mornings to play or hug their dog

full story here –

March 8, 2016

Mom – A Woman’s Journey

by duncanr

should really have posted this on Sunday, which was Mother’s Day in the UK, still . . .

January 3, 2016

Grief is Not Transient

by duncanr

dead heart rateit is 6 years to the day since I lost my wife to lung cancer

the pain of that loss has lessened over the years since she died – I no longer cry every day – but it has not entirely disappeared (and it never will !)

there are times, since she died, that I wish I wasn’t an atheist – because I’d sorely love to believe that our parting is just temporary !

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December 17, 2015

Make Time for Those You Love

by duncanr

December 1, 2015

Lost Property

by duncanr
September 22, 2015

Love is . . .

by duncanr

this vid, capturing a tender moment when 92 yr old ‘toy boy’ Howard sings a love song to the woman he has been married to for 73 years, his dying 93 yr old wife, Laura, has gone viral in last few days – so many of you will already have seen it and know the back story

for those who haven’t, click to watch the video on Youtube and read the accompanying information about Howard and Laura