Off a lorry

For anyone not familiar with the expression, it’s a humorous way of implying that something was obtained in a dishonest or not totally above-board way. I’m not trying to pretend I was an Angel but then I wasn’t the biggest villain in the world either. When I was a kid I got up to the …

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Summer secrets

Have you ever wondered what happens in holiday resorts when all the tourists leave? Perhaps everything hibernates until the new season begins, or perhaps other forces come into their own.    Summer was drawing to an end. Beach kiosks put up their shutters, sun loungers were stacked and locked away in storage, and the children …

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