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In 2009 I finished a BA Honours degree with the Open University in English and German. The high point of the degree for me was the week in Jena in the Friedrich Schiller Universit├Ąt. My profile picture was taken in Weimar and shows the statues of Schiller and Goethe in the background.

Although I have finished my degree I have not finished studying. I don't need any more qualifications but studying for me is part of life.

My interests are: photography, travelling, reading, writing poetry, studying languages and at the moment I am learning Urdu because I have visited Pakistan and it is a fascinating country.

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    Timeless

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    Timeless Here I stand, majestic but old, I remember the days of my youth When I was admired for my beauty My strength. Many would seek succour at my feet, I gave relief to young and old, People from many nations have made my...

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    My visit to Badshahi Mosque. Lahore, Pakistan

    3 years ago

    In September 2005 I visited the Badshahi Mosque for the first time. It was September and for Pakistan the weather was cooler than summer, but for me newly arrived from England it was very hot. I travelled by rickshaw and on arrival gave my shoes to...

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