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I don't mean to sound like a Grinch, but Christmas, with all its singing and shopping and TaiTai insisting on bringing the in-laws along to the golf can mean that it seems less like the season of goodwill and more like the season of when-will-it-be-over?
You know the festive season has arrived when every single conversation you hear in the Hong Kong Club is about the Maldives or some other exclusive beach paradise.
The holiday season is something we all look forward to, but one thing about being in the game that I certainly don't miss is waiting for the yearly bonus. Now, don’t get me wrong, my charm and wit always ensured I was among the lucky ones in this regard. The problem was pretending to commiserate with my less fortunate chums.