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Faultless Convict

My visibility blurred,
pearls flowed out damp,
which I had hold not to show the world,
appeared showing my hidden cramps,
rolling my eyes I see around where the lights were long gone, 149 more words


Costa Concordia Taken Apart For Scrap Five Years After Tragedy Struck

Costa Concordia Lounge

The Costa Concordia has finally been dismantled for scrap five years after it tragically sank, killing 32 people.

The ship hit an underwater rock in January 2012 and capsized in Isola del Giglio, near Tuscany. 210 more words

Costa Concordia

Orient Line's Oriana of 1960

On the same day in 1974 when I saw the Pretoria Castle in Southampton harbour I saw an

old favourite in the distance and took this photo using a telephoto lens. 241 more words

Passenger Liner

Pretoria Castle of Union-Castle Line

Union-Castle had attractive liners on the South African service. They were long and sleek 

compared to the high decked cruise ships of today.

Pretoria Castle 1947-1975 aged 28 28,705 tons built for Union-Castle Line by Harland & Wolff, Belfast… 31 more words


Duterte says he will stop all online gambling in the Philippines

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced on Thursday (Dec 22) he would halt all online gambling in his country.

Duterte made the comment while announcing a 2017 budget that focused heavily on populist measures. 88 more words

Current Affairs

Hand Kisses

The kiss the toddler gave to my hand after I scrapped it.


Now That the LRT Might Be Scrapped, What Can be Done to Improve Public Transport in Bukit Panjang?

(Source: blog.moneysmart.sg)

Many moons ago, when I was a poor student (as opposed to a poor adult), I had a tuition student who lived in Senja, at Bukit Panjang. 915 more words

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