Pawn to King 4

Ever conducted a game of chess by postcard with an old schoolfriend? Be warned…

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Christmas 1976 with the Watney’s Party Seven

I reckon it was Christmas 1976, when my cousin sneaked the Watney’s Party Seven (a  purchasable vessel containing seven pints of beer) up into his bedroom for us to have our own party.  This had been purely Roberto’s idea, of course. He was a bit of a rascal, the Artful Dodger to my straight-laced Oliver…