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For six days I went in circles around Maes A, improving my vocabulary from cynrhon to nwdls, hopefully not on the same plate. I began with the same slight trepidation I felt 26 years ago in Lampeter, that at some point I would be told: "Butler, English-speaker, you have no right to be at the ...
I know the name in English of my bolthole on the Maes, but I am none the wiser. It is the "stack annealing basement". In my family, thanks to my father's job at ICI Fibres in Pontypool, our industrial talk was confined to the properties of nylon. Could a human body levitate, we wondered, on a...