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Saturday, October 01, 2005
Why I live where I live 2
This tiny semi-detached terrace house style has become very trendy now, but was the cheapest housing available back in the 1940s.
Our stay here was brief but served to establish a couple of traits in my Father that were to greatly influence our lives over the coming years.
The first was that he discovered a method of making money by buying and selling motor cars.
This was to become his occupation once he learnt enough about it tobe able to quit his bus driving career.
The second lesson learnt was that there was a substantial profit to be madefrom buying and selling houses.