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The spring gentleman

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Hello there, Please pardon the brief interval between articles but after discovering that I am a descendant of Mungo Park, the great Scottish explorer, I thought it only fitting to retrace his steps… Continue reading

The gentleman and the beard

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Hello there, It has come to my attention that there is a misconception that gentlemen do not have beards.  This rumour has been started by certain parties and I must say that it… Continue reading

The Gentleman’s playing cards

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Good day, Gentlemen often find themselves in situations when they must pass long periods of time with the same people in the same place. This may be in a trans-subcontinental train voyage or… Continue reading

The swashbuckling gentleman

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Hello there, The Brixley-Griffith’s Dictionary defines the verb swashbuckle as ‘to engage in daring and romantic adventure with ostentatious bravado or flamboyance’.  Now as you know gentlemen tend to be modest and refined,… 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