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What? Why?

Throughout my life I have had occasion to wonder why. What am I doing and why am I doing it? Why am I here? What do I want from life? You know, the standard philosophical questions that have been asked … Continue reading

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Just pop across

I decided to pop over to France today for a little visit. I stayed for less than a couple of hours, but it got me thinking.┬áIn England, to get to another country is quite an undertaking (I don’t mean England … Continue reading

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Going back in time …

I spent a year in Stuttgart in the late 80’s and an abiding memory I had of that time was that shops were often closed at weekends. Most shops had half day closing on Saturday (with the exception of the … Continue reading

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Bagger this!

Baggersee, literally translated, means excavator lake. It is a lake that has come about after the excavation of land, and there are many of them in Germany. Some of them have been declared safe to swim in and in fine … Continue reading

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