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The university gentleman

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Hello all, It takes many years for a man to become a gentleman. There are subtleties in courtesy, table etiquette, social norms and in many other gentlemanly attributes that the gentleman must perfect… Continue reading

A history of the gentleman’s Christmas

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Hello again, Today I will be writing a short piece on the history of Christmas. You have no doubt already read the overview of Christmas, Christmas music and the spirit of Christmas, but… Continue reading

The gentleman’s Christmas music

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Hello all! I was on the elevator at my department store – “Griffith’s” – the other day and was pleased to hear the Christmas music I had chosen. On my frequent excursions to… Continue reading

The courageous gentleman

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Hello all, The other day I was taking a reflective, pipe-smoking walk around Lake Griffith when I noticed an injured swan across the water. Having introduced many foreign and dangerous creatures from my… Continue reading

From The Gentleman’s Vault V

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Hello all, It’s Wednesday today, which is known in many gentlemen circles as ‘ Vault-day’. This name has long and complex derivatives which I shan’t go into here. But rest assured, here at… Continue reading

The gentleman’s computer

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Hello all, Recently, computers have become a symbol of style and sophistication. This is due solely to the pioneering gentlemen of bygone years. A gentleman has a mind as sharp as a torpedo… Continue reading

Gentleman and cricket

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Hello, Any gentleman following the cricket currently is no doubt aware that there are no gentlemen left in the sport. The days of cricket being the “gentleman’s game” are so far gone that… Continue reading

From The Gentleman’s Vault III

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Today is The Gentleman’s day of rest, otherwise referred to as Wednesday. And what better way to spend our day off than to invite you into the mysterious and closely guarded Gentleman’s Vault.… Continue reading

The gentleman and billiards

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I long ago came to the conclusion that there is a hierarchy of games to be played on the billiards table. There is the lowly game of 8-ball – frequently played by the… Continue reading

The beach gentleman

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Hello there, As we all know, summer is fast approaching and therefore many of us will be frequenting the beach. This is not just a chance to escape the heat. The beach is… Continue reading