Monthly Archives: March 2006

Corina, Corina. Sports Team Nicknames. Never look a gift book in the mouth.

Corina, April fool’s day is tomorrow.  You must have violated some Geneva Convention statue about pre-emptive gag-making.  You will have to be sent to some Gag-crimes tribunal in the Hague.  I understand that with the death of Slovo, there is … Continue reading

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New Wuxi Web Site. A nice evening walk. Mandarin Flash Posters.

The King’s wife Steph has started up a web site for her rental agency: Wuxi Rental Consultants provides translation, rental advice and assistance to expats relocating to Wuxi.  Her website is also a good source of information for all Wuxi ex-pats. … Continue reading

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Pandas come to Xihui Park. Helena spills coffee on her pajamas.

On March 27, they brought some Pandas to Wuxi’s Xihui Park.  I have yet to get information about the dates of stay.  Xihui Park has a zoo which I had been warned not to visit: the animals there are all … Continue reading

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Good Bye to the Vikings!!! Garth buys a baseball bat. My weekend in pictures.

Niels’ two Viking friends will return to Denmark tomorrow.  Corina and Helena will certainly miss them.  They will spend some of their final hours in China at the Blue Bar this evening.   The King and his Wingman and I … Continue reading

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Corina and Helena buy pajamas. Corina denies she likes to go shopping.

Corina, in a move that shocked the shopping industry, decided to buy pajamas on saturday night.  She and co-worker Helena together went into together to a shop and each bought a pair of pajamas thus ensuring a discount.  Corina bought … Continue reading

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I did not see Gary this morning.

I had hoped to see Gary at McDonald’s this morning.  But alas it was not to be.  Gary has virtually disappeared off the face of the earth.  What a shame.   Konrad, the Latvian who unfortunately comes from Toronto, is … Continue reading

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Muslim Noodles.

If you are looking for something cheap, filling, and delicious to eat anytime in Wuxi, that is’nt McDonald’s or KFC, you can go to one of Wuxi’s many Muslim Noodle hole-in-the-wall restaurants.  My first encounter with this Muslim food was when I … Continue reading

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