The Last Furlong

Comments on the race of life.


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The silly old goat, the greedy old croc and the basket of gold.

Oh  the heart bleeds for Africa!

With all the education of its leaders, it seems always to be a mess. Continue reading

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Exit silly old bugger, enter crafty old croc

Seems the old crocodile is at work!

The fired deputy president (nicknamed The Crocodile)  wants to be president. But he cannot be legitimate if he takes power by a Coup. Continue reading

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Silly old bugger

Goodness me!

There is no fool like an old fool. Continue reading

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In praise of dogs

These old Furlongs love dogs. We have always had dogs.

Wonderful dogs!

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Greggs apologises for replacing baby Jesus with a sausage roll

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The carcass, skin, bones and giblets of chicken could be good food as our ancestors knew. Good food that we throw away. Continue reading