suspension

Our journey from Spain to Adelaide is, Because of Reasons, a little convoluted and finds the lads and I sitting in Abu Dhabi for a few days waiting for our plane to leave. The mister has returned to work, and I’m glad that we came back here with him. It would...

Summer

Summer, she has arrived. Every day, the temperatures reach at least forty, and they never fall below thirty. The mister finally said jhallas to the walk to the school and youngest lad joined the chorus. We live, unusually for life in Abu Dhabi, in a small and...

And that’s under the verandah

The mister has been in Al Ain this week. It’s an oasis town in Abu Dhabi state, less than a two hour drive from here. We were having a quick chat about things before he raced off for another night on the piss networking and I mentioned that one of the mothers at...