21 random things about me
I was born in Birmingham UK.
I failed miserably in learning the guitar.
I have worked and lived in 4 different countries.
I don’t like potholing.
I once drove my secondhand Citroen from Plymouth UK to Sevastopol in the Crimea.
I played rugby for Weston-Super-Mare in my youth.
I have climbed all three of Britain’s mountains.
I was a 30-year plus vegetarian until China.
I once, quite by mistake, bought £200’s worth of speed from Bristol Hell’s Angels.
I drove a 3-ton blue ex-army truck from Johannesburg to the Kazungula Ferry in Botswana.
I fired an AK47 on full auto in Ukraine.
I have never been arrested.
I still wear a Crombie overcoat, Ben Sherman shirts and Doc Marten shoes.
I surf, but I was unimpressed with Bondi Beach.
I downsized. All I own is in a cupboard under the stairs in the UK. (The stuff here in China is transitory)
I worked as a tour guide down a slate mine in Cornwall
I once signed the Official Secrets Act (Don’t ask)
My first motorbike was a Triumph Trophy 250
I participated in the anti-poll-tax riot in London.
I don’t own a TV.
I do not know anybody I went to secondary/high school with.