Monthly Archives: October 2017

Adelphopoiesis

You understood the title of this post, of course… Are you there yet? One more: No, it’s not just two guys… …although it can be and often is… I confess that I did not know that word either. It showed … Continue reading

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The Full Works

Should one come to our current outpost in Portugal to ‘lounge in the sun’ or to ‘get fit in the sun’? Initially being marketed as the latter amongst those parts of Russian and Nordic society likely to respond to such … Continue reading

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Card Tricks

Back down to earth after PUBLICATION DAY – and the ‘fun’ continues! Random fit guys today, all enjoying what they do! We have had a strange episode of the chip cards issued to our guests here suddenly appearing to stop … Continue reading

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Publication Day!

By the time most people see this for the first time, it will be PUBLICATION DAY! Several years have passed since the previous book: this calls for some sort of celebration. And, as publication day tomorrow will be rather a … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Lisbon Airport!

Today’s Pictures: Random Lads Phew – what a weekend! Dave and I have had time off and for the past few days we have been touring around northern Portugal in our elderly but neat little car. It’s quite a small … Continue reading

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Zach and Gary

As I indicated in a recent post, our oldest gay friends Zach and Gary, founder members with ourselves of the ‘safer sex’ Tuan Jie brotherhood, are joining us here in Portugal for a while. Zach to work as a masseur and … Continue reading

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Beyond Weird (And a Bit of Weather)

I thought that I would start off with something a bit eye-catching. Just for a change. Since Hurricane Ophelia passed us by and headed for Ireland and the UK, I have been in touch with my parents who decided to … Continue reading

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Ophelia Passes Us By

When I posted my previous, we were on hurricane warning here in the Eastern Algarve. It never happened, thank goodness, and we have yet another sparkling sunny day. The jet stream scooped her up and drove her north – straight … Continue reading

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Oh… Ophelia!

The amazing run of continuous blue skies and wall-to-wall sunshine which we have enjoyed here in the Eastern Algarve may be about to come to a sudden end. We have just had an official warning that a hurricane – Ophelia … Continue reading

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At Your Service

We are, it must be admitted, in the service industry. Here (in the eastern Algarve) to provide fitness facilities, advice and encouragement to our visitors, plus some entertainment on selected evenings. And through this blog, too. A regular commenter (on the … Continue reading

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