Potiphar12's Blog
An Octogenarian in the modern world

Archive for July 2019


July 31, 2019

On re-entering the world (see last post Alive Again) this issue stares me in the face. The Irish border seems critical. What do I know about it? Not enough. So off to Google to read an explanatory article by the BBC. Wiser, but not very much. The backstop arrangement agreed by Theresa recognises a conflict. […]


July 30, 2019

Nothing on this blog since August 2017! Why? Lost my wife (dementia) and then ill myself. So here is a story that may resonate with fellow Octogenarians. Fell down for unknown reasons and was unable to get up. Lay on the floor all night and then grasped the emergency cord provided by this “Luxury Retirement […]