Harold Strachan's Last Word

Thukela. A miss is as good as a mile


Thukela. A miss is as good as a mile

When I was but wee my school mates looked upon me with some puzzlement because I had not a single male in my entire family, neither brother nor cousin nor father nor uncle to watch bloody rugby with me.  Thus until I was fifteen-or-so when a certain lesbian lady name of Hilly who lived next door said to me one day Hey! If you’re fit enough to ride your bike over hill and dale you’re fit enough to climb the Drakensberg with us muscular maidens of the Hiking Club. Piece of cake, said I.    .

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Submitted by : MLH on 2018-08-11 21:54:18
Delightful tale. The Drakensberg are full of such.

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