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COMMENT:

By Wednesday last week I'd had enough of work.

Dreams of early retirement with leisurely days spent on a sun-drenched beach somewhere with a never ending glass of refreshing gin and tonic began to enter my thoughts as I sat in front of my computer.

If I'm completely honest the Brazilian women's beach volleyball team cavorting on that same beach entered my thoughts momentarily, too, until it dawned on me I was closer to 70 than 17.

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So, sensible thoughts had to be brought from the deepest recesses of my mind to help get me through the rest of