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Good old boy from way down south. Author of two novels, "Pop-splat" and "Kikaffir - a Black Comedy". Not for Aunty Prude, that's for sure. Buy a copy from

“There are three types of people in every society the world over,” Plug told Frikkie. “These are the backward-looking conservatives, the optimistic idealists, and the pragmatists.”

Plug handled the admin and marketing side of the venture, and Rebel Raiders got off to a promising start. Finding clients was not a problem. Each game farmer he approached embraced the concept with enthusiasm.

When he returned from exile after a year Frikkie Welgemoed was broke. He looked neither clean nor healthy, and it was

When Frikkie Welgemoed began building his third spec house Plug Davis announced that it should be his last.

“It is becoming fashionable to invest money in property,” said Plug. “This trend is not being driven by the forces of supply and demand, but by the desire to make a quick buck before the bubble bursts.”

Plug could have gone to university and acquired any degree that took his fancy. It would have been as easy as plucking fruit from a tree.

When Frikkie and Plug were in Matric the SANDF visited their school on a recruitment drive. After listening to the presentation they both decided it would be a good idea to join the army for a year.

Frikkie was all brawn and not much brain. It was the other way round with plug, so it made good sense to pool their resources.

Plug Davis lived two streets up from Frikkie. No one, including Plug himself, knew how he came to be called Plug. His real name was something like Peter, or Michael, or John.

Frikkie was above average in height and a little below average in intelligence. His father, whose surname was also We

After Frikkie Welgemoed became rich he did the usual stupid things that people do. Like instead of getting pissed on brandy and coke, he took to malt whisky at R450 a bottle.


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