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Mozambique. Paradise lost.

Mozambique. Paradise lost. Is just my short recollection of the many splendid holidays I had there at the holiday resort Beira, which like most things in Africa, now no longer exists as we knew it anyway. How dreadfully sad. Of … Continue reading

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Billy and Flash, Flash and Billy.

Billy and Flash, Flash and Billy, two of the loveliest blokes one could ever meet. I first met these two lads whilst at Gwebi Agricultural College, sometimes known as College of Knowledge while studying for my agricultural diploma. Without a … Continue reading

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Gwebi Agricultural College, part 1.

Very brief epistle of my college days. Unquestionably one of the highlights of my life, and I’m very apprehensive that I will not be able to give it the justice it deserves. The college was situated a very short drive … Continue reading

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Rugby, captains, and the old College of Knowledge.

Rugby and a visit to the old College of Knowledge. Rugby eh, now there is a sure fire way to find people trying to be ultra macho and tough, and don’t I know it? You see I have left the … Continue reading

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John, hey John, hey John.

John, we had three of them at Agricultural College. John, hey John, hey John? It can be a trite confusing when three people have the same Christian name can it not? Now being lively lads at Gwebi Agricultural College, (the … Continue reading

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Raquel, voluptuous and so beautiful.

Raquel, sex symbol or just another beautiful women?  Raquel first came to my attention as a young boy first approaching manhood at Plumtree School in what was then known as Rhodesia. A boys only boarding school and we went there … Continue reading

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College of Knowledge and legends of my time there.

College of Knowledge and legends. Young men learning how to farm in those far oft times when the country was still well run, and all the camaraderie and friends some whom I classify as becoming legends. Now I have mentioned … Continue reading

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