For some reason, I could not get that Christmas spirit to fill my soul the way it usually does at the beginning of December. Maybe it’s because I was down and out with a stomach flu all last week and really, just started to feel like a human being again instead of a nauseous feverish slug lying on the couch. 536 more words
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Australia’s last convict ship, The Blackwall Frigate Hougoumont, unloads the final 279 convicts in WA.
by Tom Lawrie.
IT’S A WARM SUMMER’S day on 9 January 1868 in Fremantle, Western Australia, and the last convict ship to transport prisoners to Australia is just coming in to port. 395 more words
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