So this is it: my last shave before the trip.
Due to workplace requirements to be clean shaven at all times, I have been unable to grow any facial hair for the last few years.
On top of that I have always wanted to grow a fully-fledged beard at least once in my life. The time has come.
Will it be bushranger chic or a blight on my face? Time will tell. One colleague suggested I was going to become a Ginger Jihadi...
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