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  • Swimming Lesson #3

    I didn’t have a brilliant night’s sleep – possibly I was frightened about oversleeping and missing my flight back. I had worried myself unduly by not paying attention to timezones; although the return flight took off at 8:40am Singapore time, that was 9:40 Bangkok time, so I only needed to get to the airport by…

  • Ssh now

    Fluorescent dye is hard to remove. I got up this morning to find that my face is still stained yellow, and although I’ve tried to scrub it off, I’m averse to scrubbing too hard at delicate parts of my body. Does that make me a weak person?

  • The eyes have it

    Last night, unable to sleep, I filed bank statements, reducing the mound of paperwork that has blighted the desk in our living room. At around 2, I fell asleep, waking to feel quite dreadful. I had an appointment with an optometrist, at 9:40, who had a scathing and sceptical manner. I have a very rapid…

  • Putting out a shingle

    For the last three days, I’ve woken with a terrible headache, a lancing pain from the top of my head exiting somewhere in my upper jaw, and my left eye has been progressively sorer and sorer. To begin with, I assumed this was a bad hangover, but dosing with more gin, less gin or no…