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My wife Sheila’s second eldest brother, Alan, passed away in 2007 in Vereeniging Hospital, Gauteng Province, aged sixty four. He was admitted on 10th August; Neil, his brother was informed that he had difficulty breathing and was on oxygen, but … Continue reading

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1981 may have been a career boosting start to my career as a construction surveyor, but emotionally, it was torture. Sheila steadfastly refused to join me in the Transvaal. She cited her boys being settled in school and having to … Continue reading

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