Earlier this year, my 80-year old grandma passed away and my heart quietly broke into a million tiny pieces. Along with most other people, I have dealt with grief before. I’ve said goodbye to family members and friends and even the man I was due to marry before I met Adam.
*Our tickets were provided FOC, however, all opinions are my own as always
Before last weekend, my only prior experience of bingo took place in Ibiza about five years ago when my friends and I decided to join in with the hotel entertainment after too much day drinking; it was a serious, rather dull affair with no room for rowdy behaviour and not really something I ever yearned to repeat.
I‘m not entirely sure who ‘they’ are but they do seem to crop up a lot in these kinds of quotes. The full quote is ‘You were once wild here. Don’t let them tame you‘ by Isadora Duncan. It’s one that’s stuck with me since I first read it after falling headfirst into a Pinterest black hole one night.
When I was younger, my grandma and I would regularly take trips on the bus to Bolton and spend the afternoon trawling the rails of charity shops. As my teenage years approached, the allure began to wear off and I eventually stopped taking part in our little treasure hunts.