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And so, just before Christmas, I meet Mairead Molloy.
Christian Connection makes it easy to break the ice.
If you see someone you like, simply "wave" at them.
When the forecast is good, head out over, with a strongly built umbrella, and very warm clothes. It is unremorsefully, unsparingly fabulous in the sheer giddy colour and variety to be found in the natural landscape.
It's a nice place on a sunny day, though a regular bus stop for British horror ever since 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.