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Category Archives: Memories

Feeling the usual pain after the break up of a relationship some years back,   I felt I must do something to keep myself BUSY. I have always believed and found that exercise is an important tool, mental health wise. Thus the obvious answer was to take up a new hobby/ activity..so this time I chose golf. Sailing wasn't an option as I wasn't near the sea and knew no useful boat owners, as I had in California. This time I was ...
Posted on December 9, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
Hello friends, back here in London and having a good time.   I am seriously indulging myself looking back, seeing old friends and remembering past escapades. Yesterday I went to a screening of THE DANISH GIRL, interesting film, but it did not really get to me..   I loved SUFFRAGETTE, seen the other evening.     It really knocked the breath out of me. Girls, ladies, women never forget that the freedoms we take so lightly today, were hard fought for by women, who literally ...
Posted on November 8, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
Well it seems you were not too interested in my adventures in the life of Commerce in the UK and running the Family Business, so I will revert to more familiar territory and write more about good old Show Biz. When you're on set and doing the job...ie: acting, you generally have to stay mentally in character for hours on end, so that ...
Posted on September 25, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
In 1965 my father William Merrow built up a great little alternate career and business in the Multi- lingual Recruitment field.   He did incredibly well and by 1992, Merrow Employment Agency Ltd had a great reputation and an enviable turnover.   Then it all went pear shaped, as is the way of the world and I had no choice but to step in and help out. Dad was not well, we had moved into incredibly expensive offices in Bond Street ...
Posted on September 14, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
Good times were undoubtedly with David Hemmings. We had a great, fun together as a couple and although he would drive me mad with his unreliability, his ability to quaff large amounts of alcohol and his roving eye, his attentiveness and care of me was a joy. I was dealing with personal issues at the time:  a panic disorder, which was rather a problem, but David was patient and supportive and I will always treasure our time together. DH ( affectionate ...
Posted on September 6, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People