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From Sidney to the Tower of Hercules

No. it’s not a typo. I do mean Sidney. We do not live in Australia. We have not even visited Australia. Yet. Sidney is, if we’re to believe the guard on our commuter train into Liverpool, employee of the month. … Continue reading

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A wet coming we had of it. The worst time of the year *

December 2006. Christmas, again. ‘Let’s do something different,’ we said. ‘Cancel the cake. Stuff the stockings. Forgo the pheasant.’ ‘I know,’ says atheist-anthro-man, ‘why don’t we take a box of little plastic tubes to Africa, in the rainy season, then … Continue reading

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