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Riches to Rags – A few people who had it all, and lost it

Be honest about it, when was the lost time you had a thought that was similar to this: “when I become rich I’ll….”?
For me, it was this morning when the overused, broken down, smelly looking, funny sounding, rusted out piece of cardboard some might actually refer to as a “car” broke down again, s…

Former richest man in Brazil throws £130k worth of gold coins into the sea in a bid to appease the 'Queen of the sea' and regain lost glory

Eike Batista was once Brazil’s richest man with a net worth of about £25billion and placed 7th on Forbes’ list of billionaires, but misfortune hit in 2013. 446 more words

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Brazil’s once-richest man has resorted to throwing gold coins and champagne into the sea as offerings

Eike Batista, Brazil’s fallen energy and mining magnate, wants to make peace with the gods.

In traditional Brazilian custom, Batista last month released an offering to Iemanjá, goddess of the sea, off the Rio de Janeiro coast. 313 more words

Riches to Rags – A few people who had it all, and lost it

Be honest about it, when was the lost time you had a thought that was similar to this: “when I become rich I’ll….”?
For me, it was this morning when the overused, broken down, smelly looking, funny sounding, rusted out piece of cardboard some might actually refer to as a “car” broke down again, s…