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The Wall And Other Weirdies: Part One #Iceland

What did I know about Iceland? It’s pretty cold It is a geology lesson It explodes more frequently than my old French master used to trying to get me to decline avoir They beat us at footie Everyone is known basically … Continue reading

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Thomas Hardy and why he was miserable #walking

I went for a walk last week. Birthdays do all sorts for a man – remind me of mortality, prove that ageing involves as much gravity as gravitas, allow for a bodily stock take, a sort of naming of parts, … Continue reading

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