Daily Archives: August 11, 2013

Warning: this post contains graphic scenes of destruction and violins.

  (See sidebar on right for translation widget, links to compositions and novels, and awards etc.) In 1996, while taking a lunchtime stroll in Durban City Centre to clear my head after a morning of work, I spotted a new … Continue reading

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Yes women are a handy sort of thing to have around Although the right ones are a little thin upon the ground  They mustn’t be the slightest trace of the complaining sort But able to keep coming all the beers while you … Continue reading

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