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Aug 30, 2009 - Thomson

We left Paris to return to Australia in 1983. Since then I have seen Thomson on three occasions. We had some good times in Paris. Thomson was single and I was in my early 30s. Oftentimes we enjoyed a night out or three although two such different backgrounds would not expect to credit such a friendship. Thomson, a Scotsman, spoke the Queen’s English, played rugby, attended a public school (that’s a private school in the old dart) and went on to Cambridge University, his father having been in the Foreign Service, posted to several spots in...

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