monday verse: when I am dead, my dearest

  When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me; Plant thou no roses at my head, Nor shady cypress tree: Be the green grass above me With showers and dewdrops wet; And if thou wilt, remember, And if thou wilt, forget. I shall not see the shadows, I shall not feel … Continue reading monday verse: when I am dead, my dearest

UK road trip – Seaham and the Yorkshire Dales

The second leg of our recent trip to the UK saw us staying with friends near Seaham. Luckily enough, we arrived in time for Sunday lunch, and headed straight out to the coast for some fish and chips. Seaham used to be a mining town, and there is still plenty of evidence of its industrial heritage, … Continue reading UK road trip – Seaham and the Yorkshire Dales