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Occupation Retired careers adviser and information manager,
Location Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Introduction I'm 76 and think I've reached another stage in my life but I'm not really sure what it is. Probably the final one!
Interests Sewing - Patchwork, Quilting, Cross stitching, Knitting, Crochet, Reading all kinds of stuff, Spending time with my grandchildren, Learning to do Front crawl and learning Spanish & Italian
Favorite Movies Harvey, The Name of the Rose, Love Actually, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Pride and Prejudice (BBC Version), National Lampoon Christmas Vacation, Educating Rita, It's a Wonderful Life, Bird on a Wire, Hard Day's Night, The Full Monty
Favorite Music Any Abba, Elton John, John Williams guitar music, Beatles, John Denver, Nat King Cole, Back Street Boys, Westlife, Take That, Gene Pitney, Roy Orbison, Elvis, Savage Garden, Status Quo, Drifters, Everly Brothers, Stylistics, The Shadows
Favorite Books Most of Jane Austen, The Great Gatsby, The Moon's a Balloon, Bring on the Empty Horses, The Name of the Rose, Notes from a Small Island, The Lost Continent, Captain Corelli's Mandolin, Ellis Peter's Cadfael stories, Lord of the Rings, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey & Maturin historical naval novels.