In a recent exchange of Comments it has become clear that both Pete and Engine Room, but primarily Pete, are violently anti any form of 'Cheeriness'.
So for them in particular, in a spirit of co operation, I post a very cheery song for the New Year
which I hope vexes them greatly with its optimism. Yaboosucks!
Personally I am looking forward to the year as all eternal optimists do. I wish all our readers, contributors, comment makers and general hangers on a very
which I genuinely hope brings you all you could wish.
New Year resolutions are always challenging as I guess most are made in haste and then repented upon at leisure. Apparently, according to Philipa
there are some things to which I must turn my attentions in 2013.
It would appear, according to Philipa, that having noted exchanges of comments between me and Iren
with which she fully agrees, it is apparently patently obvious that I need urgent help...
...in the art of understanding women. She has been so frustrated at my clumsy blunderings she has sent me the latest volume on the subject
and expects me to have memorised it before Iren next comments. Lawks'a mussy!
In reality my New Year wish list is far simpler - and probably easier to attain!
Top of the list is the purchase of an Alfa Romeo GTA - I would even go for a GTAm (fat chance of one in my budget!) but then hope, as I said before, springs eternal. Who wouldn't want one of these!
I have a friend who 'collects' ,restores and races Alfa T33's!!
How difficult must that be! I only mention it as he has offered (if I get back my International 'B' Licence) to help sort it for me.
Brilliant, roll back the years! Mme and I might actually get the chance to be
Bring it on! And may 2013 be all that you ask of it.
Oh well, back to reality - and the book!
Yours, diablog, in ex-ta-seeee
all clips thanx to youtube