Who is this Yoshke? And why do I have to bother? You don't. This Yoshke is a nobody, to be perfectly honest with you. I wish I was born with the power to make people magically shut up or was raised in the hallways of Downton Abbey, but alas I wasn't. I'm just an average dude with a laptop, a truckload of experiences, and a lot of time in his hands to bore you with stories I have amassed from my constant affair with the world.

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