Playing out all day without a care in the world, punctuated only by short visits home for refuelling followed by a quick trip to the corner sweet shop.
Yes, those were the days when the sun shone all the time and a threepenny bit one and half pence in today's money was a fortune which bought a veritable bag of sugar-laden goodies. Those three old pennies could buy a penny arrowbar, four mo-jos and four black jacks and you could be happily chewing away for the next half-hour. Just thinking of my childhood habit Mendip muslim girls for marriage buying a bag of gold nugget' bubblies in a cloth bag with a drawstring, takes me Sweet memories of Bolton back to the earlys when I visited Female sex workers in Lincoln pictures' in Peel Street, Farnworth, for my regular dose of children's Saturday cinema.
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