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15 August 2008


Shadows on the Downs - preview
Shadows on the Downs: poems by Pam Hughes, paintings by Harold Mockford, members of Sussex East AM

  • All of life is here twixt the Downs and the sea and in the gaps between: the lights and darks of now and choices made; the walk with grandma and the mystery of becoming grandma; remembered joys and hurts and things that might have been, for on Pam's downland walk, '…only mouse-ears heard the things… you nearly said
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    Those who live by the sea embrace the elements, and here they are in Harold's paintings: vast skies, high cliffs, the huge expanse of sea beyond Newhaven harbour – next stop Dieppe, where Pam went for some frivolous shopping: 'Brie, rillettes, saucisson sec…'

    Bob Booth and Patricia Cockrell

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