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25 May 1982

Tue May XXV PE. We’ve got Stevenson (hooray) but as he’s on 3rd Form Camp We’ve got this ‘chink’ taking us. We played football on the hockey pitch with two balls! Oh dear. Of all of the cringingly embarrassing entries … Continue reading

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A New Year Mistake

I have never been one for huge New Year celebrations. The whole going out and getting drunk thing has never appealed to me. I can trace the roots of this back to one New Year’s Eve from before I was … Continue reading

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Mah Jong

Mah Jong, for the uninitiated, is a Chinese game which is roughly similar to gin rummy. Like wide collars, voluminous dresses and unkempt bikini lines, it was popular over here during the 1970s and then rather died out, to the … Continue reading

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