• Life Day By Day,  Retirement

    Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock to 2018

    Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock, all our clocks have ticked over to 2018. At least, for all of us who have a clock that goes Tick-Tock!┬áIt only seems yesterday when we were waiting for the clock to tick over into the year 2000. The Latin statement stat pro tempore nemo adhuc is so true. The words translate as time stands still for no one. Time keeps moving forward, the same number of hours in the day, seven days a week. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), the local time at Greenwich, London, has been used as the basis for calculating the standard time in various parts of the world since 1884. From 1884 up until…