The struggle continues

It has been another tough week. I am trying my hardest to hold myself together while my mind is trying its hardest to pull me apart. I usually make it to Friday with a small sense of achievement at least but not this week.  I feel drained.  Physically and mentally. On top of that, something weird is going on with my eye.  Came out of nowhere and has gotten steadily worse over the last few days.  So an early night was in order holding onto the vague hope I’d feel better in the morning.  I don’t feel much better, though, but at least I am up early!  It doesn’t look as bad as yesterday, but maybe I am just used to it now.  It does hurt to the touch though.  On the plus side, my shoulder is a lot better, so there is that! We’re supposed to be going to the Big Cheese today, …

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Disappointing start to the weekend

Today Vick and I planned to go to Heroes and Legends at Margam Castle.  However, once we finally got there after some shenanigans with the SatNav on my phone (my phone has been flaky since its latest update), we quickly discovered that the disabled access at the Castle itself was abysmal.  The parking spaces for disabled people are far from the Castle; in fact, they sit by the Orangery nearby.  Once you digest that the path to the castle is all uphill which in itself wouldn’t be bad but on gravel, it makes it so much harder.  Yeah, the path is on gravel and uphill.  I couldn’t get around this while also having a shoulder problem myself.  So, unfortunately, we left with heavy hearts, disappointment and mostly (at least for me) anger burning. I do not know what the facilities were like in the event because we didn’t get that …

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