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Unskilled Supervision


My daughter and her partner have just bought their first home: celebrations all round. Previously it was a let property and so plenty of work needs to be done to bring the interior up to decent standards. I was volunteered … Continue reading

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The Harder Road


Sitting across you at some polished desk, the pens and papers neatly ordered on the side, some employment guru examines your CV. “You’ve done a lot, or done nothing very much” he says at last. “What do you mean ?” … Continue reading

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The Pure Expression of Sensibility


Yesterday we visited a cousin my partner had not seen for quite a few years: I had never seen her except at her mothers a week before. In their youths they were close and recent moves had opened up the … Continue reading

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Friendship Works


A few months ago I was sitting with what you could call my Business Development Manager. He was a sharp suited man blessed with a small watchful face. He was boasting about how he managed to sell a load of life … Continue reading

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