Originally posted May 3, 2008 I have met some incredible people in my life time, I know I will meet some more along this road but so far the night sky is full of sparkling stars representing each and every one. Each has their own story, their own heart ache, they are ordinary human beings with hearts of gold. So often when we experience pain, heartache … Continue reading The life and times of an ordinary human being
Just a normal box of smarties, a box filled with candy coated chocolate orbs of heaven. Would that same box hold the same pleasure if all the chocolate inside was coated in one colour? Would it still be fun? As a kid I would love separating all the colours and then eating one by one, I’d count how many reds, how many blues, greens, oranges … Continue reading Smarties are the World
IDC Virus? Inspiration Daisy Chain, the fastest spreading virus known to mankind. Inspiration is a daisy chain that intertwines and evolves. What most do not know is that this very Daisy Chain of Inspiration is the oldest and fastest spreading disease of our time and of times past. It is so silent sometimes that it spreads with out people realising, people get infected by it … Continue reading Inspirations Daisy Chain
I am getting the impression that some of you believe that I am a cookie addict. So I will come clean with all of you. I may have a cookie in my mouth right now (yes chocolate chip) but by no means am I an addict. It is only my third for the day and it is 12pm so how can I be huh? Thanks … Continue reading The Weekly Fruit Salad 05
No I am not talking about the operating system, I am talking about an African saying that has been blown out by the Western world. What is the real Ubuntu? Pronounced as uu-Boon-too or uu-Bun-too. Ubuntu, also known as Unhu in other parts of Africa, is an ethical philosophy held by many Africans and now Westerners (First World) that focuses on how we treat one … Continue reading Ubuntu in a Can
A small house warming gift to a fellow blogger for her new home. He may be small but one thing is for sure he is both cute and well… cute. Before I digress here is his short sordid little tale… The one thing that can certainly be said about this little man is that his mischievous ways and delightful charm are world renown. Some deem … Continue reading Blog Warming Gifts
16/06/2008 12:35 – (SA News – World headlines)
Rome – An Italian man was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend from a pub, taking her home and forcing her to iron his clothes and wash the dishes, police said on Monday.
The 43-year-old man dragged the woman out of a pub in the port city of Genoa, shoved her into a car and took her to his home where he made her iron and wash dishes after threatening her, they said.
Police arrived at his house after being tipped off by a friend of the woman who watched the scene at the pub.
The man, who was apparently furious at his ex-girlfriend for leaving him, was arrested on charges of kidnapping, police said.
I checked, no it isn’t April Fools…