But I didn’t…

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Thursday 04 June, 2015 by Uncle Spike

When I was a lad, a youngster, a tearaway, I would seek out mischief wherever and whenever I could. It’s the solemn duty of being a kid…. isn’t it?

A week or so ago, I found myself back in Bodrum, on the western coast of Türkiye; and as it happened, I came across a rather tempting challenge….

Rocks are put on this earth to hurl, throw, roll or smash; according to the doctrine of boyhood from whence I grew up 🙂

Now look at this beauty…. perched on a steep hillside. It’s just asking to be let loose for an afternoon roll!!

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However, I was sad to admit that common sense go the better of me; and I let sleeping rock to go about its own business.

Damn – I’ve become a grown-up 😦

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10 thoughts on “But I didn’t…

  1. […] yes, the infamous hill where I nearly reverted to the teenage anarchist […]

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  2. dunelight says:

    A wise choice indeed, and the people at the bottom of the hill are grateful for your maturity.

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  3. AnnetteM says:

    Ah yes, the difference between a child and an adult is that adults realise that actions have consequences and not always good ones!

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  4. […] By Uncle Spike When I was a lad, a youngster, a tearaway, I would seek out mischief wherever and whenever I could. Source: But I didn’t… […]

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  5. Colleen says:

    Ahhh so glad your instinct subsided judging from the photo could have done some damage below….if it didn’t reach the waters!

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  6. joannesisco says:

    … but the instincts are still intact and that counts 😉

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