Mafia Death Threats from Around the World. Number 1.

Welsh vegetable grower’s mafia.

Typical death threat:

  • A split leek on your doorstep.

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As a Northern 40-something-year-old Englishman, the four years I’ve spent learning Italian haven’t exactly been plain sailing (blame the British school system).

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About five or six years ago, maybe longer, I can’t remember exactly, I bought one of those rather daft, but very practical Russian style rabbit skin hats – very similar to the one in the picture:


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