P J

At 70 years old, it would be an understatement to say I've had an interesting and all-encompassing life. I hold two nationalities, speak two languages fluently and have two distinctly different personas. Not a split personality:-)

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7-007-70 (Part 5)
2 months ago
Every country has its traitors and spies. In the UK, Philby, Burgess, and Blunt are some of the better-known names of the past century. Russia has had many. Israel too has had its share. I have no wis...
7-007-70 (Part 4)
2 months ago
A butterfly passes through several stages in its development. Egg, caterpillar, pupa, and finally a butterfly. I was soon to undergo a similar metamorphosis. My military days were coming to an end, an...
7-007-70 (Part 3)
2 months ago
My life was about to change in ways I could never have imagined. Belonging to a secret intelligence organization suggests a lifestyle of mystique. The dictionary describes mystique as glamour, romance...
7-007-70 (Part 2)
2 months ago
If ever 'the first day of the rest of my life' meant anything, this was the day and the precise moment. Tying up at the quayside in Haifa. The most significant day of my life. An absolute 180° turnabo...
07-007-70
2 months ago
It all started back in the 40s before I was born. For better or for worse, it was Hitler's fault. WWII broke out in 1939, and my dad, let's give him a name—John, Liverpudlian by birth just like me, bu...