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Driving Test

Twenty-five years ago today I passed my driving test at the first attempt (thus making good the prophecy made by my great uncle whilst I was living in New Zealand). It was a very odd event. I thought I was … Continue reading

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Olympic Memories: 1984

My memories of the Los Angeles Games are remarkably hazy. I put this down to three things. The first is that they were held in a place with a time difference of eight hours, meaning that everything happened whilst I … Continue reading

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4 August 1982

Wed Aug IV Did some shopping. Had lunch at McD’s. P.m. went on a coach trip to the JURONG BIRD PARK I love the fact that we took the safe catering option for lunch. I’m still highly embarrassed, though, that … Continue reading

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30 July 1982

Fri Jul XXX Stayed in bed until 9.30. Went to Hamilton with the others + had lunch at McD’s again. Lunch consisted of My Big Mac, chips, Choc. Milk Shake and Caramel Sundae, 1/2 of Karens Chips, Lisa’s Ice Cream … Continue reading

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29 July 1982

Thur Jul XXIX Heavy rains last night continued all day. Went to town with Dad and we had lunch at McD’s. Dad got the photos and Singapore Dollars. Singapore Dollars are grotty little scraps of (Rice?) paper. Photo’s of me … Continue reading

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12 July 1982

Mon Jul XII World Cup final. Italy beat W. Germany 3-1 to win for 3rd Time. Went to McDonalds in New Lynn to have lunch. Had a Big Mac. I have seen every World Cup final since 1978 and this … Continue reading

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16 May 1982

Sun May XVI Lisa’s birthday. Up at 7.20 – not too bad I suppose. Everyone knows that teenagers like to sleep. I never thought that I was particularly like that until I came across this particular entry. Either I was … Continue reading

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