‘Not here in Australia. Not since,’ she lowered her voice, ‘I mean it got taken away in the ‘3o’s when we became a republic and,’ her eyes darted in the direction of a hologram of a popular avatar from a neighbouring country to Australia, ‘sold our country to—you know.’
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Ker-chunk! Ker-chunk! C1 eased the Rover to a shuddering stop.
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I looked at the odometer. We’d travelled 180km from Alice Springs. ‘Oh, no! And we’ve only just left.’ I opened the door and dropped from the Rover.
Richard edged his way out and then paced around the vehicle. He bent down to inspect a back tyre. ‘We have a puncture.’
Dad stopped the Rover and then stepped out. ‘I think I saw something.’
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MB leaned over the edge of the roof. ‘What’s he doing?’
I shrugged. ‘Beat’s me.’
Dad trundled down the patchy road.
My older cousin (C1) jumped down from the roof rack. ‘Oh, he’s got something in his hands.’
After a neat little collection of supplies for our family dinner, I proceeded to pay. I opened my wallet and went to grab my card. No card. A quick hunt through my handbag. No credit card.
Read more "Monday Missive: More Panic"
The night dragged. Neither Frau Biar nor Amie were hungry. They kept vigil over Wilma, the clock dragging its hands around its face in slow deliberate ticks and tocks.
Read more "Exceptional Circumstances"
Tick-tock. Tick-tock. Tick-tock.
Tahune Air Walk…
Read more "K-Team Tassie Adventures Revisited"
Now one thing one must know about the K-Team, they have to get their money’s worth. And true to form, that day, we did indeed receive value for our money.
[Come on board if you dare and join in the mission of the war against Boris—
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Mission of the Unwilling is free from Tuesday October 3 till Friday October 6.]