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I do not want a candlelit dinner

The hotel seems to have some very strange ideas, or at least some that appear strange to me. I went into the restaurant earlier for dinner, or that was my intention. As I walked in through the front door I suddenly stopped, actually wondering for a moment
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Posted in Food on March 30, 2015

What happened to my post?

Last night I posted an article about the restaurant in the hotel at which I am staying. I am in Tunisia at present and the wifi is rather inconsistent, with last night being tremendously slow and problematic. Due to the abysmal quality of the connection,
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Posted in Persona Paper on March 29, 2015

Selling beds door to door?

Door to door sales are not uncommon here in England, but tend to apply to certain categories. We have people offering Avon cosmetics or brushes and cleaning materials by a couple of companies. There is also a prolific door to door presence for people promo
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Posted in Random on March 17, 2015

At last, a responsible fire alarm test.

During my last 26 years of employment I worked at 2 companies. In both cases I constantly complained to the people who were chosen to test the alarms and to the senior management about the manner in which tests were performed. It seems to be common practi
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Posted in Random on March 16, 2015

The modern way to monitor staff movements

While I was standing in the entrance to the Arndale centre earlier today, a cleaner came out and used his mobile phone to take a photograph in the corner. This raised my curiosity and I looked at the corner after he had left, noticing a small plaque fixed
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Posted in Random on March 9, 2015

How on earth did she manage to ring the buzzer?

Yesterday I was sat on the balcony outside my hotel room when the buzzer sounded, signalling that someone was at the door. As I approached the door it opened and the cleaner entered. Naturally I beckoned her in and said that it was no problem, then put on
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Posted in Random on March 6, 2015

What a stupid and careless thing to do

I have been sat in the hotel room for the past hour or two using my laptop. A few minutes ago I decided to take the laptop downstairs and sit in the main foyer. The room keycard also operates the power supply, which is obviously intended to stop people le
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Posted in Personal on March 3, 2015

Almost time to set off for England

Yes, the time has almost arrived for me to set off for the airport. Another holiday has already come to an end. My flight is due to take off at 11 AM, which should get me into Manchester airport by shortly after 1 PM due to the difference in time zones.
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Posted in Travel on February 15, 2015

How can I comment on a post without viewing it?

I recently commented on a post by one of my friends here, after which I clicked the Like button. Something seemed to attract my attention so I looked a little closer at the Views and Likes for the post. The post was actually showing 0 Views and 1 Like. Su
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Posted in Persona Paper on February 14, 2015

My very last day in Fuengirola

Yes, this is my last day and I shall be flying back to sunny England in the morning. I will not be doing a great deal day today, but I shall begin by having a good wash and shave then wander out to get something to eat. After that most of the day will be
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Posted in Random on February 14, 2015

Comments (11)

Hi, following you , have a good day.

December 19, 2015, 4:15 PM

Barry, where have you gone? I do hope you are Ok xx

May 17, 2015, 6:08 AM

Nice to meet you. Following.

February 14, 2015, 12:02 PM

I used your method and got to see your introduction. (lol)

February 5, 2015, 6:42 PM

Glad to find an old connection here. Just followed you again

January 30, 2015, 10:01 PM

Koalemos I was sure I was following you, but it seems I was wrong. I just hit the follow button again!

January 29, 2015, 11:24 AM

Hi Barry! Nice to see and meet another Brit. Looking forward to reading your posts now that I am following you.

January 22, 2015, 8:29 AM

Following you now. Nice to see Brits, nice to read things in our little colloquialisms and about stuff I know/understand (e.g. pork pies and Corrie, rather than Obama's policies and Thanksgiving)

January 20, 2015, 9:26 AM

I think we meet again!

January 9, 2015, 5:56 PM

Hi Barry, I believe I followed you before! It's good to see you again!

January 7, 2015, 8:26 AM