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|Location||Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom|
|Introduction||See "interests" That's all you need to know, folks . . . oh! I'm NOT addicted to drink, ciggies, soft drugs,hard drugs,cars, football,facebook,YouTube, eMailing,TV Soaps, TV, video-games, or mobile (cell) phones. And I hope one day to be the last person left alive who starts sentences in blogs, eMails etc WITH A CAPITAL LETTER. And further . . . I hope to live to be 350 million years old. Not because I don't want to die. I want to be eye-witness to tectonic plate movements and the slow drifting away of the moon from our little blue lovely Earth.|
|Interests||ranting, raving, investment, investment clubs, stock markets, option trading, trading options, index options, equity options, Treasury Bonds, writing, poetry, writing poetry, Lawrence Durrell, E.Dowson, Ponzi schemes, photography, origin of universe, Le Tour de France, plate tectonics, cosmology, BBC World Service, broadband, geneology|
|Favorite Movies||No Country for Old Men, The Bonfire of the Vanities, Witness, Deliverance, Bridges of Madison County, The Red Balloon, Il Postino, The Postman, Dr.Strangelove, Schindler's List, Sophie's Choice, The Pianist, Groundhog Day, Run Lola Run, The Usual Suspects, Romeo and Juliet, A fish Called Wanda, On Golden Pond, Laughing Gravy, Sixth Sense, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest|
|Favorite Music||Beethoven, Roberta Flack, Mozart, Leonard Cohen, Sibelius, Sinatra, Memories of the Alhambra, Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, Faure's "Requiem", Carmina Burana, Macarthur's Park, Richard Harris, The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen, Joan Baez, Alexandra Leaving|
|Favorite Books||No Country for Old Men, The Sleepwalkers (Arthur Koestler), An Introduction to Bond Markets (M.Choudry), Alexandria Quartet, Headlong, Miffy, Red Dragon, Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl WHo Played with Fire, Heart of Darkness, The Female Eunuch, Schindler's Ark, Oscar and Lucinda, The Franchise Affair, just Six Numbers, Aliens:Why They Are Here, Name of the Rose, The Franchise Affair, The Talented Mr.Ripley, The Bigamist, The Socioipath Next Door|
Your hand has been replaced by a rubber stamp. What does it say?
"The cheque's in the post" or, from the other side of the Pond - "The check's in the mail!"