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REVIEW: A Mourning Wedding

A Mourning Wedding: Carola Dunn, Robinson 2011

I certainly prefer my Daisy Dalrymple mysteries in a more traditional murder mystery setting. Here, Collapse ) This entry was originally posted at https://feather-ghyll.dreamwidth.org/187957.html. Please comment wherever you prefer to.
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TENNIS: Wimbledon 2021 - Week 2 (belatedly)

Last sixteen/Round four

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Women’s Quarter Finals

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Men’s Quarter finals

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Woman’s semis

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Men’s semi-finals

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Final Saturday

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Final Sunday

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I’ve been trying to fend off my tennis withdrawal by reminding myself that there will be tennis at the Tokyo Olympics (if they go on, because every other day another player seems to be withdrawing, some because they’ve contracted COVID-19.) This entry was originally posted at https://feather-ghyll.dreamwidth.org/187686.html. Please comment wherever you prefer to.
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REVIEW: Jane Runs Away from School

Jane Runs Away from School: Joanna Lloyd. Blackie (inscribed 11 Oct 1947)

This book is set in the Bramber Manor/Catharine (Kate) Maitland series, focused on new girl Jane Duncan. Collapse ) This entry was originally posted at https://feather-ghyll.dreamwidth.org/187350.html. Please comment wherever you prefer to.
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TENNIS: Queen's 2021 so far

I should admit that by some reckonings, I have been a bad Welshwoman, I didn’t think to watch Wales in the football on Saturday, when I watched the women’s finals at the French Open, and I didn’t watch most of the match on Wedesday.

Instead I watched Queen’s. It seems particularly sedate compared to the intensity of the French Open, a matter of ITV’s style versus the BBC’s, but also the difference between the sharp end of a Grand Slam and an outdoor grass court tournament that is for most a chance to get some grass-court tennis before Wimbledon. Collapse ) This entry was originally posted at https://feather-ghyll.dreamwidth.org/186294.html. Please comment wherever you prefer to.