Daily Archives: February 19, 2011


Procrastination is the thief of time

How many times did you bite your tongue with the sentence above while practising joined up writing in copy-books that were used in school to improve children’s handwriting.

At the head of each page a short proverb or quotation was printed in large script. The rest of the page consisted of horizontal lines on which you (the child) were required to copy the heading over and over again.

Today it was not procrastination, but that well known and used search engine that stole my time.

I got lost in a library, and wanted to stay there until the cows came home.  As my father would say “There’s eating and drinking in it”!

Excuse me, I need to finish read……