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fortune
July 24, 2017, 6:44 pm
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The pilgrimage began with a very good Chinese dinner.  M and I received fortune cookies with the sort of message that you forget as soon as you read it.  R’s said “Never go back, never explain, never apologise.”  He put it meaningfully into his pocket …



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June 28, 2017, 7:29 pm
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We stumbled several times upon sacred landscapes

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Folded among the Connemara Hills is Kylemore

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loafing
June 3, 2017, 1:03 pm
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Managing a run of days off walking.  Yesterday to Abergavenny and a walk with two of my best friends.

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We spent the morning climbing Sugarloaf.  Back into Abergavenny for dinner and a pint, then an afternoon on the Blorange.

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A multi-day pilgrimage planned, and plenty more to walk and explore in this place

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May 27, 2017, 8:54 pm
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It’s been a very full time recently – mainly good. I hesitate to post lists of what I am doing, but a great sabbath day of refreshment walking in Shropshire with Mike yesterday

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​and today to Glasshampton Monastery leading a Quiet Day with the wonderful Franciscan Companions. Special in so many ways.

I prayed in front of this icon as I prepared for Mass. Just right for Ascension and Whitsun



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May 25, 2017, 8:05 pm
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very necessary refreshment on the South Pennines last week



tilting
May 20, 2017, 7:58 pm
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wuthering heights
May 19, 2017, 7:08 pm
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