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Sport ‘Au Naturel’: What We’ve Lost

‘Gymnastics’ means ‘The Naked Art’. Although most boys train shirtless in the gym, it was not what we know as gymnastics today, but track and field athletics and wrestling, performed by naked boys – boys all enjoying their ‘freedom’. Cut … Continue reading

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“This Must be Serious… Everyone’s Wearing a Shirt!”

…except the boys in today’s Gallery! My title quote today comes from Chris’s Mom, who was kind enough to entertain the four of us (Dave and I, kids Jaymee and Leo) with her own family to Thanksgiving dinner yesterday. I … Continue reading

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Entertainment for Thanksgiving

Let’s begin today’s entertainment with the new uniform for busking! From the way the onlookers are dressed, it presumably isn’t a very warm day, so it’s one sure way of getting attention. Maybe not the obvious way to ‘get rich … Continue reading

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The Power of Mud

(and water…) Kind of smug satisfaction feeling today! No 1: Dave’s back (the warm scent of his soft skin as I wake… etc); No 2: single mum from down in the town with two boys aged 13 and 9 – … Continue reading

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