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I’m 40. It’s time to start behaving like a sensible adult

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So, 40. The big four-oh. Middle age. Is it middle aged? I don’t feel very middle aged, as you can probably surmise from the above photograph. It was taken on Saturday night at about 2am, on the evening of my 40th birthday. (I should point out that it was also my wife’s 40th birthday, since we share a birthday. She’s …

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Freeletics Week 12 and the joy of having somebody to talk to

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Okay, I don’t mean having somebody to talk to in life generally. I do have some friends, you know. (And they are friends; the fact that almost all of them are life size cardboard cutouts of famous female actors is neither here not there.) No, I’m referring to having somebody to talk to about Freeletics. Because the thing is, you …

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Summing up and shutting down (for a bit)

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Hey! It’s you! How you doing? Great to see you! Make yourself comfortable! But get your fucking feet off the coffee table. Can I get you a drink? No, we haven’t got any Early Grey. We’ve got Yorkshire Tea. Yes, they DO grow tea in Yorkshire, actually. In Leeds. What’s that? You’re interested in how I’m getting on with the Freeletics and …

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Freeletics week 9: winter training sucks BALLS

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I’m a summer person. Actually I quite like the spring as well. The autumn (or ‘fall’ if you’re a mental) isn’t too bad either. And I suppose winter has its good points. Basically what I’m saying is that I hold each of the four seasons in comparatively high regard. But there is a problem. The problem is this: I live …

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Freeletics week 7. And 8. Sorry about that.

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There is nothing more pathetic, more worthless, more completely shite than somebody that writes a blog apologising for not having updated their blog. So, here we go. Sorry for not updating the blog. Actually, there is something more pathetic than the above. It’s when the blogger goes on to blame their lack of activity on having been ‘busy’. I’ve been …