Pictorial blethers

By blethers

49 years...

Forty-nine years ago today we were married in Glasgow University Chapel by the chaplain, the Revd David Millar. Like today, the weather began sunny and ended otherwise - though I remember it was much warmer in 1970.

Today we celebrated with new friends - friends met on our holiday in Malta in February. You can wonder sometimes if holiday friendships will work in the environment of ordinary life, but I felt today provided an emphatic affirmative. In fact we talked so much and laughed so much - even before the champagne - that I forgot to take photos and have to make do with this one.

Lunch was in Harvey Nicks in Edinburgh - a suitably different venue for a celebration. And then our friends went for their train and we came back to the cat.

One day, I’ll sit down and list all the places we’ve found ourselves on 8July ...

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