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Why winter bonfires will always burn brighter than those of summer, Notebook

Why winter bonfires will always burn brighter than those of summer

The idea of a summer bonfire seemed wrong to me, a contradiction – why, I wondered, create light when there is so much anyway? Surely the brilliance of the bonfire was in the contrast – light and dark, warm and cold.

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 5 November 2013 at 5:43 pm

Barking Blondes: Animals don’t understand the concept of Bonfire night, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Animals don’t understand the concept of Bonfire night

For dogs and cats it’s an onslaught to their senses with alien sounds whizzing and exploding overhead. Not understanding what’s going on, our pets turn to their fight or flight instinct in an attempt to rationalise the situation.

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 2 November 2013 at 8:00 am

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