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Fallout New Vegas: Ultimate Edition (PC DVD)
Fallout New Vegas: Ultimate Edition (PC DVD)
Offered by PNA247
Price: £7.34

5.0 out of 5 stars Better than Fallout 3, 12 Jun. 2013
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And Fallout 3 was awesome! If you've played neither, get them both!

The only thing is - make sure you have the time to play them, as they'll hook you.

New Vegas is more of the same essentially, but that is a good thing. Also there are some really good additions that they've put in that maintain the interest of even a seasoned Fallout 3 player. It's basically interactive story-telling, and it's brilliant.


Genuine Motorola 3 Pin Mains Charger with Genuine Motorola Micro USB Data/ Charge Cable for Motorola Defy & Atrix
Genuine Motorola 3 Pin Mains Charger with Genuine Motorola Micro USB Data/ Charge Cable for Motorola Defy & Atrix
Offered by Kudos Deals
Price: £10.25

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent and genuine, 8 Aug. 2012
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Arrived very quickly in the post and was as described - a genuine Motorola charger. Works as expected, and almost half the price as sold on the high street (I checked!).


The Browning Version (Nick Hern Books)
The Browning Version (Nick Hern Books)
by Terence Rattigan
Edition: Paperback
Price: £9.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Moving, subtle, cerebral - wonderful, 2 Jan. 2010
Nuanced, beautiful writing, and character analysis that is ruthless, real and aching with loss. In my view, the play seems to be portraying a character who is the underdog, and yet saying that there is great strength in that; perhaps it takes greater strength to always put the needs of others first, to allow your own feelings to be ignored, and this is certainly what he does in the way that he responds to his wife's needs. It is also detectable that, in his stirring final speech to the school, that he has always put his pupils before him, and yet has interpreted their fearful respect of him as a failure on his part.

The students give him a standing ovation. We are perhaps supposed to think that he has been a 'good' teacher after all. However, being a teacher myself, this moment always leaves me with an uncomfortable feeling: I have found that all students, almost without exception, like Taplow, wish their teachers well. Contrary to popular stereotype, teenagers are without the cynical streak that adults are so often burdened with. I wonder if the students' applause is sympathy rather than true respect, however. They feel for him, but does that mean that he was actually any good, or was he really the monster that he believes himself to be? I like to think that his damning self-evaluation is wrong and that it is in his very lack of complacency, and self-critical outlook, that suggests he was, after all, an inspiring teacher.

In the 1994 adaptation, Albert Finney's performance of this superbly subtle play is stunning. It has me in tears every time. It is my favourite film!

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