Richard's mOblOg

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I'm a British mathematician, been in the Netherlands for 35 years ("chercher la femme"). Recently became a double proud grandfather. Have a compulsion, but it's not secret, to want to correct miscarriages of justice involving abuse of science, see Dhamaka's plea

THE 9-11 was my 50th birthday. That's why I use it in my internet name, but English fashion, 11-9. The other part is my surname.

No-one ever expects the Spanish Inquisition

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If you go up to the woods today ...

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In the "domeinen", former Royal hunting grounds adjoining to Palace 't Loo.

Each time I took a picture with my iPhone it clicked (I should switch that off) and the very large solitary male boar looked up at me and moved a few metres closer. My wife had already fled. Finallly a jogger in a brilliant white jogging outfitt crashed past and the animal decided it was not fun any more.
13th Sep 2009, 14:00   comments (2)

Ingredients for "Oeufs mollets aux fines herbes"

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In the train (nearly home)

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via macbook pro and iphone from the train near Apeldoorn
12th Sep 2009, 18:04   comments (3)

NO! I didn't ask to be born!

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Stefan Richard (two months ago, just born, extremely angry about the whole thing ... but soon discovered it was not all misery). He's quite a character (Greek macho genes).
12th Sep 2009, 17:49   comments (4)

The ceiling of the burial place of St Thomas Aquinas, and me

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Toulouse, mid July. This picture is uploaded from my MacBook Pro tethered to my iPhone, in the train...
12th Sep 2009, 17:21   comments (3)

September at "Ithaca", continued

Yet more flowers and vegetables at the dacha in Leiden
10th Sep 2009, 04:55   comments (1)

September (bis)

This is a brief glimpse at the garden of our real house "Combray" on Bosweg in Apeldoorn.

September

Flowers and vegetables at our summer-house, aka "the dacha", aka "Ithaca" in Leiden. It's an allotment garden but Dutch people fill their allotments with garden sheds and garden houses as well as garden.