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travel bore

The Travel Bore

If there is such thing as a travel community, the Travel Bore permeates every level of it. She (it is often a ‘she’, though travel verbosity is not exclusive to the sex) has been found in every hostel, hotel, beach hut and long-tail boat at one point or another. If you travel long enough and…




Ode to a Mosquito

O lady of the night O lady mosquito What cruel trick of nature Would divine to make it so That war must rage In perpetuality Where you should seek To give me strife And I should seek To take your life What calamity! What strangest fate! That my blood must be drawn For you to…