Freda reckons that she does "still need me" and she will "still feed me" even though "I'm 64". It's just as well, really, as I'm not prepared to try to break a new wife in at my time of life. Got lovely cards from Mother and Sister and B-I-L, plus emails from and sms's from other family members, all well received. It won't be long now before I can thank them all in person.
I thought that you might like to see the cake which our current (newly wed) guests kindly got for me:
Here's the tray with their evening meal on it, as delivered:
Bye for now.