Packing Up: Further Adventures of a Trailing Spouse

Packing Up: Further Adventures of a Trailing Spouse

Brigid Keenan


Brigid Keenan was once a winning younger London style journalist whilst she fell in love with a diplomat and left in the back of the gilt chairs of the Paris salons for a wide poultry shed in Nepal. Her bestselling account of lifestyles as a "trailing spouse," Diplomatic Baggage, gained the hearts of millions in international locations around the world.

Now, in her extra adventures, we discover Brigid in Kazakhstan, the place AW, her husband, contracts Lyme affliction from ticks, the neighborhood delicacy is horse meat sausage, and Brigid's stopover at to a industry results in a full-scale insurrection from which she calls for a police escort. Then, because the prospect of retirement looms, Brigid reveals herself at the cusp of a complete new global: shuttling among London, Brussels, and their final posting in Azerbaijan; navigating her daughters' weddings whereas dealing with a melanoma analysis; and getting a crash path in grandmotherhood as she is helping manage a literature pageant in Palestine.

alongside the best way, dauntless and wildly humorous as ever, Brigid learns that packing up does not imply packing in as she discovers that retiring and relocating again domestic might simply be her largest problem yet.

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