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The Bold Postman

It was a sunny day as I walked along in central Glasgow doing some light shopping. I passed a postman talking to what I assume must be his friend....

Liam Fleming
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Lasagne man

Having found myself back in the world of being a singleton again at the age of 35 I decided to give this online dating game a go. ...

Nicky Moffatt
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Scream, whistle, & blow. Please madam.

Some 20 years ago, back when getting your own phone landline in Brazil was a small luxury, a friend of mine finally bought hers and was wrapped. ...

Juvencio Santos
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