Simon the Cheesemonger

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  1. Geo

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    I popped in to see Simon the Cheesemonger today at the Teddington Cheese in Teddington.

    He’s into his football and told me that his team, Reading were showing some severe interest in young Bradley Potts and they nearly bought him for 600,000 in the January transfer window. It would be a great shame to lose him. Fingers crossed.

    I bought some exquisite Brie and artisan biscuits. A bit pricey but excellent cheese.

    George Spicer.
     
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    Good evening George,

    I trust your Monday has been delightful?

    Terrence Beeflips.
     
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    Is that the one on Station Road?
     
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    'Beeflips.'

    :D
     
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    Hi Vesp

    It’s been absolutely wonderful thank you. I must say I have been somewhat of a berk over the last few days since Paul Heckingbottom’s unceremonious departure; my partner has told me I have been a real mope around the house.

    However, I went for a wonderful cycle today down into Teddington, picked up some cheese, biscuits and a bottle of Amarone. Life is good!

    George.
     
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    Hi Conan,

    No, I live in Surrey.

    Best wishes

    George
     
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    I will drive him to Reading and pay for the petrol out of my own pocket. They can have him for free too.
     
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    Oh George,

    I do wish I could replicate your carefree lifestyle, alas my crushing debt and several mistresses don't allow for such frivolities.

    Enjoy your cheese.

    Terry.
     
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    Station Road Teddington.
     
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    I’ve entered into several individual voluntary arrangements over the last few years. Debt is just a number!

    George.
     
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    Sorry Conan, yes that’s the one.

    Best, George.
     
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    Is he related to Moribund the Burgermeister?
     
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    George Spicer is the best poster in the history of this website
     
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    Teddington lock.
    W12 8QT
     
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    fitzytyke2 Well-Known Member

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    George, are you near Walton on Thames? My mate lives there. He's a reds fan as well.
     
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    Blessed are the cheesemongers.
     
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    Watch out for Two Ton Ted in his bakers van
     
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    Some people slag off French cheese..but who am I to diss a Brie?
     
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    I worked with a Jewish lad in the late 80's. He was a real cheese buff. In 1992 he left South
    Yorkshire and settled in the capital of Northern Israel and eventually opened a deli.
    He called it " Cheeses of Nazareth."
     
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    Nah, he's a belter , but not as good as Adam hinchcliffe , I wonder if they know each other ? , Sithi.
     

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