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20 January 2021

The internet was down for nearly 24 hours (it went last night as we were watching Parade's End episode 2!) but it is now back and we are about to celebrate Biden. If only it was the end of Trumpism. But just remember people that 70 million votes were cast for Trump. And feel despairing or humbled or furious or whatever emotion helps you along. Meanwhile, seeds: we are feeling too impatient and despairing and goodness knows what else today so the only thing that will help is the already blooming ie - hyacinths. This container, planted up with white hyacinths, would be a perfect present for you or for someone else. It 's not cheap but hey we all need a bit of indulgence at the moment. It's from the sensibly named Plants by Post here.

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