2. Manhattans at lunchtime
3. A wily pooch at the Frome Supermarket
4. Serious fun
5. Velvet red roses and sea thistle
6. Choosing magic keys at the flea market
Thanks to Debenhams Flowers for sending the beautiful 'Rejoice' bouquet.
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