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Looking over the roofs of Estoril in the 1950s. Photo by Louise Peacock with an ancient Brownie.

Growing up in Portugal — Biji

The view of our house from the front terrace. Photo by Louise Peacock with an ancient Brownie
The very elderly, drunken neighbour. This really is her. Photo by Louise Peacock with an ancient Brownie.
The sort of glam shoes Biji would have worn. Photo by Louise Peacock.
My Mother, holding a beach bag and our then small puppy, and wearing one of her home-made outfits. Photo by Louise Peacock with an ancient Brownie
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Awkward 14 year old Louise. Photo by Magda Russell (R,I.P.)
This the front of the property we used to live in. Same as back then, except the road was not paved back in the 1950s. Photo courtesy Google Maps.
  • Note: this story has been edited to replace the previous photos with my own, plus two free ones.

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Louise Peacock

Louise Peacock is a writer, garden designer, Reiki practitioner, singer-songwriter & animal activist. Favorite insult “Eat cake & choke” On Medium since 2016.