This represents the theft from innocent property buyers in Cyprus, where property is sold without deeds, which are promised within the year, but are often held back by the unscrupulous seller for up to twenty years. The artist himself, bought a holiday let flat in Paphos and was later fraught with depression when he found that he was unable to sell in three years as planned and was threatened with the loss of his UK home because of a mortgage becoming due for repayment.