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Archive for February, 2013

Lots More Stress!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, February 28, 2013

The New President will soon wave his magic wand!…. Something is needed.   O h        D  e  a  r   !   Let’s go straight to Wonga Get yourself some dough ‘Can’t… Read more…

Souskiou Walking!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, February 26, 2013

450 poems! The dead doggie had its “friend” by its side. We heard shooting…. on a Monday!   F  r  i  e  n  d  s h i p        W i… Read more…

Far More Than Surviving The Weather?

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, February 24, 2013

Stavros is worried about his huge electricity bill… and the weather! There is a serious side to this, as many Cypriots are suffering too!   W   i   l   d        A  … Read more…

The “Gustoso Wanderers!”

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, February 23, 2013

“Show us your pinkie,  madame!” “Catching flies, old man?” Wednesday evening marked the occasion of the Happy Wanderers’ annual “bash”. Who told the organisers that it was my birthday?  … Read more…

Where Eagles Dare?

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, February 21, 2013

Talking to a lady in “M and S” in Ktima, Paphos, “inspired” this bird with a difference! Silly… well it was my birthday!   A        V  e  g  g  i … Read more…

More Memories!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, February 19, 2013

  We bought a house at Hiiltop Gardens in 2000, selling it in 2007. Our close friends, B’  and M’ still have their house there. We returned for a sad… Read more…

Go Veggie!!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, February 17, 2013

Enjoy your tasty burgers!   T h r e e  C h e e r s  F o r  T h e  D o n k e y !   Supermarkets: “Burger… Read more…

Theatre Memories

By The poet’s pen - Friday, February 15, 2013

“What a farce, Dick!”   “The Pleasure Dome!” I walked from Ktima to the Stage One Theatre in Emba on Tuesday. Many memories were stirred!   S   t   a   g  … Read more…

Freezing Hail!

By The poet’s pen - Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Walking was not a good idea on Monday, when the heavens emptied themselves upon us!   P   e   y   i   a      T   o        E   m   b   a     Rain, Rain,… Read more…

A New Traffic Warden!

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, February 10, 2013

It will take generations to change “bad” habits here! Even Pavarotti, the famous donkey, fails!   “You ‘ l l       N e v e r       W i n !  … Read more…

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