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“You’ll just die…

…a drunk boung in the park, like all the others,” he roared. “I don’t know why I bother.” He stormed over to the door and wrenched it open, screaming as he did so – spittle flying from his mouth: “Get … Continue reading

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Xanthorrhoea…

… and no: I’m not swearing at you! Nor am I saying: “Bless you!” in another person’s language and – you’ll be pleased to know – you won’t need a ‘standby toilet’ as any part of your daily routine! Balga before it’s relocated … Continue reading

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What a morning…

… I woke in a hospital bed – sore as buggery on the inside, but brighter then day on the outside. Damn that feeling hope! Kevin Rudd… a politician he may very well be, but this morning actually caused a … Continue reading

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