Category Archives: Home Life

Tefillin embarassment.

This morning I walked three times up and down the stairs. I unlocked and locked the door five times. And I asked Sandra where she put my tefillin three times. I fussed. I complained. I made a nuisance of myself. … Continue reading

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Self Control.

I said “Well its what I want to do…” Sandra said “If did what I wanted to do I would eat a tub of ice-cream everyday.” Sandra added “Well, maybe only half-a-tub”. Sandra then concluded, certain that she had won … Continue reading

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Warm beer.

Warm beer. Yup… we all know what that means around here. Sandra has the flu. She is very unhappy about it as she gets cross about being sick. But she also got her Physiology marks back today and was awarded … Continue reading

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its hot in here with the door closed…

Sandra and I have been studying all evening in the study. Its hot in here without air-conditioning and the door closed. Under normal circumstances the door into a stuffy study would be open. But in the middle of the night … Continue reading

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Vroom Vroom

Charade Side Originally uploaded by ilanpillemer. Finally. Yes.. Finally Sandra has a car. We have been going for regular drives around the neighbourhood. Here is a sample itinerary of one of these drives. Down to the supermarket. Park. Back to … Continue reading

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It’s just passed midnight…. and Sandra is sitti…

It’s just passed midnight…. and Sandra is sitting working on her puzzle. I mean literally. She is sitting on the puzzle itself; well kneeling with her hands supporting her as she contemplates the puzzle and its pieces. Occasionally picking up … Continue reading

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Long Weekend coming up!

I have a spider bite or something that was worrying me, so I took a walk across the road to the hospital to ask if I should worry or not. Sandra came rushing after me, very excited that they may … Continue reading

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Did you know?

. Did you know that Sandra is not bossy, she is just in charge of making my life better? Did you know that there a student in Sandra’s homeopathy class that says he can hold his breath until he loses … Continue reading

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Mandhla to the rescue.

Today after I finished transferring my pencil scribble into a laTex2e formatted pdf – and submitting it to UNISA; Sandra declared that we needed to walk down to my parents’ home since we had no coffee left in the flat. … Continue reading

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Over a year now…

Sandra says its over a year now. Well, she’s right. And… Tonight, she tells me we have a date. (.. to learn physics and how to convert ratios that have a time as either denominator or numerator…) and of course, … Continue reading

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