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A Rat and Frogs in the Garden

A Rat and Frogs in the Garden

This is another excerpt from Paul Jennings’ The Living Village, a collection from diaries written for the half century of the Womens’ Institute in 1965. It is a window into a lost world, as this suggests, from Little Houghton, Northamptonshire: “One morning I tied the rind of a leg of pork on to our rowan … Continue reading