This is the blog of Ronald Bartels that wanders on and off the subject of problem management (that is how it started), but it is best described by Ray who says this is Daddy's thoughts! Like the best music is from the Eighties and a wee dram helps in solving most inconveniences.
Greyhounds (Greybrakke) - the legacy of the Governor General
14th April 1812, was not the day George Grey was meant to enter the
world. His mother went into premature labour in Lisbon, Portugal after
inadvertently overhearing a conversation in which it was mentioned that
her husband had died. George Grey's father had died in some
insignificant skirmish. Tragedy did dog George Grey. Although he became a
distinguished diplomat, he lost his own son early on in his marriage.
He was estranged from his wife for the most part of his life, but
notwithstanding, George Grey left a mark in both New Zealand and South