The Last Furlong

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My mother had a fashionable (and wealthy) friend. She bought Paris fashions for special events. She loved Balmain. Continue reading


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Fires in the Sahara

We have just finished watching¬†Michael Palin’s Sahara.¬† Continue reading

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The irrationality of Christianity

This Furlong went to a Catholic Boarding School in Africa.

I loved it! Continue reading


Find your song

Mr Furlong and I have been playing with this website. Continue reading

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My best friend

Mr Furlong is my best friend. Continue reading


My mother died today 15 years ago

The Furlongs were at my mother’s death. Three of us – my sister, Mr Furlong and I. Continue reading


Katie Hopkins latest speech…..

The insufferable woman speaking out about very uncomfortable things that are not verbalised in the UK. How absolutely refreshing! Whatever you feel about Katie Hopkins, you have to admire her courage. Continue reading