How to smoke a pipe - Pipes

After picking up my pipes after many years not smoking (while my kids grew up), my son, now old enough and at university, started to take a puff or two with me while relaxing on our stoep.

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Experience DO count for something

It is funny how you sometimes don't see yourself as an authority on a particular subject, until you read or overhear a seemingly authoritative and realise "I knew that!" Two things usually happen: what the person said either confirm what you've learned over the years; or you realise how uninformed some seeming authoritative pepoele can be (and I don't mean this in a bad way!).

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