Hooray! the shout went up!!
You must have heard it, in fact the whole world must have heard it!!
That would be my husband, shouting for joy, that two of my vast mountain of books were leaving the house forever, to take up residence with his mother, who I know, will treasure them almost as much as I have.
Mother-in-law, was indeed more than pleased to offer them a new home, as she had resisted the temptation to visit the bookstore on her last trip into town.
She did however confess that, on going to a local market, there had been a store selling surplus stock, new paperbacks for £1.00 each, and she had not been able to resist buying, just a few!!!
With that, she produced three books, that she had read and enjoyed, for me to bring home with me. Read more