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The Eye Operation

Simon’s schooling was interrupted. He was not keen on going but anything was better than going to the hospital to have an eye operation…

Winter

The Winter of 1963 continued with a vengeance…

Pirates

It was like a magic garden. Simon would go out through the tunnel of sheds, then come out to bright sunshine and the beautiful garden. There were a million and one things a little boy could do there. Looking down the lawn from the sheds; the big tree had a den in amongst its bows. […]