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 Category:  Biographical Non-Fiction
  Posted: February 23, 2020      Views: 21

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languages teacher Dip Ed BA MA tefl Inst of Ling..often work abroad, had some exhibitions previously of small water colours I paint. Two poetry books- waterstones- Paper Battleships and The Prody's. nine more ready to print- Many editors awards o - more...

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"that's life" by bertodi

....and my wife is incurably ill. We survive though. Besides this job we have an allotment, so when I leave here, I get that seen to, then go home and clean the house, cook for the whole family.........
why do you work here.........
went to Art classes, good at it too, things went wrong. Got this job as a technician. Meant I could do my own stuff. Now I just do everyone's..
Have another drink
Your wife, I am sorry, I am very sorry..
That's life, you have to accept what's given to you. I look at it this way, I've had what lots of people have never had. I love my wife. Don't look like that. Sorry, you've just separated after what, quarter of a century, havn't you. Dear me, there's lots like that here. Bear'll come out of it. Just keep thinking of work. It's hard I know but try to keep your mind on doing something.
Don't need sympathy. Been through worse than that in my life.
About your wife, how does she cope?

Long gone Ed....

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a day at Art School. photo is rail ticket to get over there - age 40. The technician was amazingly good at portraits and drew two of me. Lab st barths Human Research had them robbed with all my 36 yrs of paintings..
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