Especially during the coronavirus pandemic – sanitised baskets – two-metres stripes on the floor inside and cones outside to regulate the queue – only a limited number of customers allowed in the shop at any one time – / staff properly protected with visors / almost all food I wanted was in stock / friendly people, as always.
Hidebound dates from the mid 16th century, when it meant malnourished cattle, then emaciated human beings. Only later did it begin to be used figuratively to mean narrow in outlook, unwilling or unable to change because of tradition or convention.
bumf (n.)“papers, paperwork,” 1889, British schoolboy slang, originally “toilet-paper,” from bum-fodder.
From an article in the BBC History magazine on change in the 1800s: By the early 1860s, around 400 million photographic cards of celebrities were being sold every year in Britain alone.
How to see hidden files on a Mac in the Finder In any Finder window that you think has hidden files in it. Press Command+Shift+Full stop. Your hidden files will become visible. Press Command+Shift+Full stop to hide them again. Full stop is a dot – which is what hidden files begin with.
CambridgeshireLive has a map with a legend that reads: Cambridgeshire The first confirmed case in Cambridgeshire was announced on March 10. A location was not made public. On March 14, there was four confirmed cases. By March 16, there was twelve. As of March 30, there have been 109. Cambridgeshire County Council There have been…
Beginning to think is beginning to be undermined. Albert Camus – The Myth Of Sisyphus