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La Tormenta en un Teacup

Their faces showed confusion, bafflement and uncertainty. So he put down the prop and explained. “This cup…what does it contain? Tea. Brought here by the British, from their trades in the sub-continent. The East India Company, indeed. The cup itself … Continue reading

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The cinema was run by a kind old gentleman who let children in for free when the owners weren’t looking. He was also notorious for putting on open screenings of banned films, some of them exceptionally pornographic. After hours, of … Continue reading

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