Wise and Weird 22/2/2022

Reblogging this repost from our friend in Australia just ahead of Two’s Day because I enjoyed it so much. It’s all there (but, sadly, Stephen Hawking is now deceased).

♦   What if my dog only brings back the ball because he thinks I like throwing it? ♦   Your future self is watching you right now through memories. ♦   If poison expires, is it more poisonous or is it no longer poisonous? ♦   Which letter is silent in the word “Scent,” the S or […]

Wise and Weird 22/2/2022

9 thoughts on “Wise and Weird 22/2/2022

  1. Maria, on another subject, I thought I’d mention a new Australian novel by Justin Smith “Cooper Not Out” because we both grew up with summer cricket in the background. It is a delightful story set in 1980s about a country policeman who ends up playing for Australia in a Test Match. I’m not sure if it’s available overseas yet, no obligation of course, but I did enjoy reading it.

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    1. Good call, Gretchen! Thanks for telling me about it. I was reading Dave Astor’s blog post the other day about Australian authors and he was asking ‘who else?’ I thought of you. You’d have a good long list!

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  2. Hi
    I really liked the wise and weird tidbits!
    And this one was extra nice for today especially:

    Your future self is watching you right now through memories.

    It helped me shift perspective

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    1. That’s a good one. These come from Gretchen’s blog ‘Thoughts become Words’ – she’s in Brisbane, Australia. I so enjoy these round the world connections, Yvette!

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