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When the Saints Go Marching In

Word is that St Basil was the only person to whom Ivan the Terrible would listen. St Porridge is familiar with that situation. After a heavy schedule of talks at the Kremlin, he spent some time communing with the earthly representation of his departed friend on the Red Square.

Roaming the Red

Well, there goes another assumption. The Red Square is not designated ‘red’ because of the communists nor because of these blokes who had flocked there the day The BB and I arrived.

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