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37 years ago

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eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 18 Mar 2013 23:56

I remember it well.
My dad left one morning and didn't come back until after work.
I was devastated.

Sharron

Sharron Report 18 Mar 2013 23:57

I bet he left you at home with nothing to eat but food as well.

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 18 Mar 2013 23:59

How did you know that? Are you my long lost sister?
Only food, warm clothes, how did I cope?

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 18 Mar 2013 23:59

You poor thing - it obviously left a lasting impression :-(

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 19 Mar 2013 00:02

I try to cope with it but yes, Sue, I never saw him again until 5.30

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 19 Mar 2013 00:04

5.30 :-0 :-0 I didn't realise it was so bad. If you have children I hope you have never traumatised them in such a manner :-|

Island

Island Report 19 Mar 2013 00:06

Tek 'eart lad, at least he dint leave thee bhat 'at :-D

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 19 Mar 2013 00:54

bhat 'at? I doff my cap to you

Sue I have learned from this traumatic experience

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 19 Mar 2013 04:02

But what have you learned, Errol, you don't say lol

Lizx

p.s. Thanks

patchem

patchem Report 19 Mar 2013 07:43

Presumably you were in your late teens when this happened?

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 19 Mar 2013 07:58

Never realised you had had to cope with such a childhood, Errol. I shall try to show you a lot more sympathy in future. Has your father ever explained his absence?

Cynthia

Cynthia Report 19 Mar 2013 08:00

I think he learned to tell the time Liz. :-D


Poor old Errol. It accounts for a lot. It really does. ;-)

Cynthia

Cynthia Report 19 Mar 2013 08:02

Mind you, what were you still doing living at home when you were 45?

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 19 Mar 2013 09:42

Never realised you had a long lost sister, Errol. Would you still recognise her? She would be mutton dressed as lamb :-D

Wend

Wend Report 19 Mar 2013 10:17

Baahaahaa :-D

GeordiePride

GeordiePride Report 19 Mar 2013 11:00

Was that 5.30 - Thirty seven years later ? :-D


GP

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 20 Mar 2013 19:12

Liz I have learned patience (what were the thanks for?)

I was but a young child and my mother said "just wait until your father gets home". So I did.

GP it seemed like it at the time