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“Turn The Page!”

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, April 30, 2013

“Keep on walking!” Stavros reflects sadly on the  gulf between himself and his Cyprus friends. “Life goes on… folks have their lives out there!”   O   u   t      O   f       … Read more…

London Calling!

By The poet’s pen - Monday, April 29, 2013

Stavros spent yesterday, a Sunday, in London. He had a super time with his English friends!   “A    L  e  t  t  e  r    F  r  o  m    T  h… Read more…

A Message from East Sussex!

By The poet’s pen - Saturday, April 27, 2013

“Yiamas, Tala Square!” Stavros is sending a message to Cyprus. He will eventually have to “move on”… He has a new life in East Sussex, with a view of The… Read more…

A Fashion Icon?

By The poet’s pen - Friday, April 26, 2013

Who’s this “flash” figure, adorning the streets of Hastings?   A        S  a  c  k        O  f        C  o  a  l  ?   That Rainman’s back He’s got the knack……. Read more…

“Old-Git” Viewing!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, April 25, 2013

Dear Stavros doesn’t mind being called “old”. He did, however, feel rather out of place in a cinema full of “older souls”. “Quartet” is, nevertheless, a wonderful film.            “Q  … Read more…

The Greatest Game?

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, April 23, 2013

A good win in the Challenge Cup has stirred memories of watching Rugby League in Kissonerga, the home of my German friends.           U   p        A   n   d        U  … Read more…

“Ouch, It Still Hurts!”

By The poet’s pen - Sunday, April 21, 2013

               “How beautiful is that?” “Yiamas, special friends!” Harold (Dickie) Bird has just reached the age of eighty, just like a couple of our Happy Wanderers in Cyprus. I bet… Read more…

Thursdays Will Never Be The Same!

By The poet’s pen - Friday, April 19, 2013

“Yiamas, dear friends!” It was with great sadness that we completed our last Thursday walk from the Gustoso taverna in Kato Paphos. We are already missing our special friends!  … Read more…

Waving To The Kamares Club!

By The poet’s pen - Thursday, April 18, 2013

I have only good memories of our times in the Kamares Club, Paphos. Many Thanks to the organisers of so many excellent events. We were also treated to excellent food!  … Read more…

Stavros Leaves Cyprus Behind!

By The poet’s pen - Tuesday, April 16, 2013

These have been emotional times for Stavros! What’s a “yellow slip”?   B y e’,       B y e      D e a r      Y e l l o w      S l… Read more…

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