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Old 5th January 2021, 06:24 AM   #2602
Mistral, mistral wind...
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Originally Posted by PartSkeptic View Post
The African versions of various natural life forms often seem to be the tough and nasty versions. Like the killer bee, Ebola and HIV.
The African version of the woo-slinger seems to also be a tougher, more reason-resistant version of the usual thing.
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