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30 June 1982

Wed Jun XXX Watched England + West Germany draw 0-0. No soccer practice because Keith Nelson couldn’t come. Should get our money Back I suppose. The World Cup that year had a strange system which I don’t think was ever … Continue reading

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29 June 1982

Tues Jun XXIX Dad went to Wellington P.M. Mum had a go at me because I was late going for Karen from Guides. In our entire time in New Zealand the furthest south we ventured was to Wellington, and it … Continue reading

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28 June 1982

Mon Jun XXVIII School Boring as usual. Had a breakfast in the dining room for only about the 2nd time since June 14! The New Zealand – Brazil game was actually the last in the first phase of the 1982 … Continue reading

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27 June 1982

Sun Jun XXVII Played Subbuteo nearly all day. L + Ke out most of the time so nice + quiet By now I was thoroughly in to playing Subbuteo. Having barely touched it during the first five and a half … Continue reading

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26 June 1982

Sat Jun XXVI Went and watched MAGS get thrashed 6-1 by Rossmini. Games evening at Youth Group. Got an earbashing for getting home late. This is curious. Why was I not playing in this game? Did I declare myself unfit … Continue reading

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25 June 1982

Fri Jun XXV Woke up with a sore ankle – don’t know what from though. Gr says its about my turn for a full match – hope so, I haven’t had one since April 24th So began many years of … Continue reading

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24 June 1982

Thur Juln XXIV Brazil beat N.Z 4-0. Don’t hold out much hope for my prediction of W.G. to win cup. Got extended time at school. I remember being very pleased that my prediction had come true, even though it meant … Continue reading

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23 June 1982

Wed Jun XXIII Practice with Keith Nelson. Nick says that he caught a cold last time and couldn’t play for Mt. Wellington last week. All got Gloriously Muddy. I predict Brazil will beat N.Z. 4-0 tomorrow For all of my … Continue reading

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22 June 1982

Tue Jun XXII No glasses means difficulty watching satelight pakage repeat. Collect glasses before school. No Tues Practice anymore. See. The major inconvenience of breaking your glasses is that it makes it harder – note that I did not say … Continue reading

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21 June 1982

Mon Jun XXI Take glasses in to be repaired. No Tues Mum and Dad had somehow managed to find an optician who could not only repair my glasses, but do so overnight. This meant that I just had to spend … Continue reading

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