• Other Tales

    The Beast from The East

    The cold spell, nicknamed The Beast from the East has arrived. Europe is shivering. Well, it is definitely colder than normal, although there is hardly any snow at my end. Yesterday, I joined the mad rush at my local supermarket and stocked up on food. The mad rush seems to be about panic buying of milk and bread, now I know why the bread shelves were empty. Last time it snowed, I got stuck on the M25 and on the countryside roads for over 3 hours, trying to reach home. So I am not taking any chance this time. I am glad I have enough groceries to last me a…