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On Us And Them

Greetings, my fellow port swillers and happy Flag Day!  (The Stars and Stripes fly at Port Swiller Manor 24/7/365, by the bye,  and have done so since 9/11.) 409 more words

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On Making A Splash

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Back in the day Ol’ Robbo had a standing joke with one of his chums of lampooning Jacques Cousteau. In outrageous accents which sounded more like John Cleese’s French K-niggit from “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”, one of us would suddenly say, “ 531 more words

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Where's Robbo? "Shiny!" ** Edition

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Sorry for the lack of posting the past few days (and maybe the next few, too).  It’s High School Graduation Week here at Port Swiller Manor and unlike her elder sister, who shunned as much of the hoopla as possible, Middle Gel is intent on taking in as many of the activities as she can.  388 more words

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On Talking Back And Suddenly Discovering A Lot Of Closet Skeletons

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Over the past two days, Ol’ Robbo has attempted to leave comments in responses to posts by long-time lovely and talented friends of the decanter… 264 more words

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Where In The World?

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This morning as he blearily scanned the headlines over his first cuppa, Ol’ Robbo’s eye was caught by an article from the Beeb about “t… 372 more words

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They'll Do It Every Time **

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At our regular monthly office meeting today, one of our IT wallahs came in to give a presentation on some obscure techie matter.  163 more words

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On The Long View

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Ol’ Robbo has noticed that the current eruption of the Kilauea Volcano seems no longer to be grabbing headlines for the moment.  475 more words

O! Tempora And So-Forth