I tricked him!
Sorry "Brush" for tricking you into cleaning my shoes
for a couple of weeks, you didn't really owe me any money, but
you had so many other debts that you couldn't be sure who owed
Carrying on in the same theme,the boiler room next to the
class room at the lodge was a good place to have a crafty
fag until Pop Regal,who had the flat above, nearly caught
Jeff and I, as the cig. smoke was coming up between the floorboards
of his hall, managed to blame it on old Jack, who had a permanent
roll -up jammed between his lips, can't win! mind you haven't
smoked for twenty odd years now.
We had rather nice carpet in our study, courtesy BR 1st class
compartment Thames Clyde Express, the only trouble was that
on study inspections by the 'Boss' we had to take it in turns
standing with one foot behind the other to cover the BR logo,
must have looked bloody odd to the 'Boss'!
Flasby is still close to my heart as I pinched the weather
cock off the tower before they pulled it down. It is now flying
over the Highlands of Scotland.