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I carry this small piece of my childhood with me everywhere I go. It is a metal key fob* which I purchased at the Bayeux Tapestry when on a school trip to France when I was aged 10. It is … Continue reading

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It Used to be One of the Best Days of the Year

For about ten years of my life, this particular Friday, the second one in May, used to find me beside myself with excitement and anticipation. At school, all of the talk – among the boys, at least – would be … Continue reading

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