Yes, I once jumped off a speed boat, swam in the ocean for about 200 meters and ran with my friend to catch our cruise ship before it took off! If we had waited with the group to return the speed boat we would have missed the cruise ship. It was exhilarating!
Yes. The tram had just left the terminus and I remembered that if I forgot my music one more time my music teacher, Miss Greentree, who was also my Grade 5 teacher, was going to punish me severely. I woke up "in bed with the doctor".
No I havenít, but Donjo, my uncle (who was a sculpture by trade was helping a friend on a NSW property in 1962, when he fell. His foot caught in the stirrup as the horse kept on going, & he was dragged along the ground. Unfortunately he died in hospital a few hours later.