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A gentleman’s adventure

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Hello there, Salutations from Castle Brixley where I have once again returned, triumphantly I might add.  I must apologise for the disruption in correspondence, but when one is on an adventure, one finds… Continue reading

The gentleman’s New Year’s resolutions 2013

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Hello there, Once again the earth has completed it’s sojourn around the sun and we have survived the Mayan apocalypse, the Christmas cheer and the wild New Year’s eve party in which we didn’t… Continue reading

A gentleman respects wood

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Hello there, The relationship between gentlemen and timber has been a long two-by-four of mutual respect.  Ever since the early cave-gentlemen were able to fell the first trees for writing desks and what-have-you,… Continue reading

The Gentleman and Bossa Nova

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Hello there, For weeks now I have been meaning to write an article on Bossa Nova.  Luckily I don’t have to.  By chance one of our crew mates aboard the HMS Humidor was… Continue reading

The gentleman’s picnic

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Hello there, There are many common misconceptions about picnicking and we here at The Gentleman thought it was as good a time as any to once and for all set the record straight.  As you… Continue reading

The solitary gentleman

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Hello there, You may have noticed that we here at The Gentleman have been conspicuously aloof lately.  This is not because we do not hold our readers in the highest regard, in fact… Continue reading

The gentleman and the paranormal.

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Hello there, The other day a fellow colleague and gentleman asked me if I believe in ghosts, I told him that it didn’t matter if I believed in them or not, they still… Continue reading

Gentlemen in the future

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Hello there, The future is an undiscovered country much like Shakespeare’s concept of ‘death’, however unlike Shakespeare’s concept of ‘death’ it contains many more blinking lights and primary coloured uniforms.  So let’s dismiss that… Continue reading

Biography: Paul Newman

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Hello there, It is that time of the celestial calendar that we here at The Gentleman reminisce or indeed biograph (using special gentlemanly bassoon-like graphing instruments) a particular gentleman.  This particular gentleman was… Continue reading

The gentleman’s New Year’s resolutions 2012

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Hello there, Once again the earth has made a full rotation around the sun without being destroyed by comets, aliens or Matthew McConaughey.  As such, we here at The Gentleman would like to… Continue reading