It's been a while since Allan Thompson, (60's RAF Changi) wrote to me and contributed an article for the blog. A few stories are coming up soon. Here's a cute one when he and a friend discussed the above product.
Many thanks for your reply and I will try to summon up the energy to rewrite and expand my barber shop story. Actually, I can add a little (rude) anecdote right now:
Inspirationally, with the story, two songs came to mind, 'Things Ain't What They Used To Be' and 'Things.'
Allan has written nearly 3 dozen stories on this blog. Humorous too. Here are some connections: