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by Tom Campbell

This is going to appeal to blokes in search of self-knowledge, or for those who have attained it (ok ladies, I saw that look) and want to reflect on why it's so hard for their mates to do so. And yes, for their female others (post-feminist deconstruction) a great analysis of why testosterone and alcohol makes for such ridiculous competitiveness when they are supposedly having fun.

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The fifth and final card came down and, to his immense surprise, Nick noticed that he had a straight. In fact, he now realised that he'd had one since the card before. It was well disguised, though that was hardly an excuse for him not knowing: on the table there was a seven of hearts, nine of spades and jack of hearts, and there he was with the eight and ten of diamonds in his hand.

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The Man Who Forgot his Wife by John O'Farrell
 

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