Not your type then Michael? Super work!

Very nice, Michael.

Ha, ha. Sinful nature clashed with your own? Wonderful....(-:

Great washes and good colour Michael.

Thanks Margaret, Seth, Jim and Linda.

It’s the red hair Michael, I think you have a history with red haired women. You have some lovely washes here.

This isn't half bad Michael, love the colours - a bit pre- raphaelite, is it the gin talking?

Thanks Fiona and Marjorie. Probably Marjorie. I used some Brusho in this one which gives gives brighter colour. There’s always a wildness in red haired women Fiona.

Beautiful portrait, Michael.

A lovely portrait and good colouring, Michael

Wow I love this portrait Michael, stunning!

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A girl I knew who was a wanton sinner and whose nature clashed with my own. Watercolour.

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Michael McManus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…

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