‘Rrriiing,  rrrriiing, rrrrriiiiiing!!’ That persistent, shrill tone of the phone really irritated me. I was doing my best to ignore it. It just would not stop. For some reason it seemed to be ringing longer than normal today. For the umpteenth time. Why won’t they leave me alone, I muttered crossly as I walked deliberately … More Friends


Hey! It’s been a while. How are ya! she yelled out as she charged in the door, throwing her handbag down in the corner. Come here then, she said, holding her arms out wide for a hug. I wasn’t so sure about any of this. I hadn’t seen her for years. And here she was … More FRIENDS