You were alright, Jack

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What a year it's been for kicking the bucket.   
First it was David Bowie, who I used to sit next to in a cafe in Beckenham over 40 years ago, 
not having a clue who or what he was only that he
enjoyed a cigarette and gave me a light when I needed it.

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Dublin,Cuba

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Wondering why there are few cigar smokers to be seen dropping ash in The DCE this week? Chances are 
many of them have flown to Havana - 
which is about to host the 18th Habanos Cigar Festival. 

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Cigars nix at the flix?

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Of all the film joints in all the towns in all the world, they had to stalk into mine.
Yeah, well, so I rewrote that famous line by Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca.  
But he wouldn't have minded for he loved to
smoke, even though it killed him in the end.

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