Purveyor of Bollocks to the Crowned Heads of Europe
You always make me smile, Tom!
Confucius also said "Wrap a bloke in saffron robes and people fall at his feet. Put the same bloke in workman's kit and they wouldn't".
No presents?!? "Christmas won't be Christmas without any presents," grumbled Jo, lying on the rug." (Louisa May Alcott, Little Women). And I agree with Cro.
Britta, I think if readers can't recognize that quote, they don't deserve to know the source!
That is a harsh.
thing to say.
Remember. Shawn: I always write for my German followers too, and there it might be that they don't know that quote as you possibly might not know a quote from Theodor Storm, or you might, but other foreign followers don't.
I wouldn't have recognised it, but only because I have always wanted to murder the Little Women in their little house on the prairie.
Tom, in case you and your many followers haven't seen this, here's info about the Google update that is resulting in loss of followers. http://buzz.blogger.com/2015/12/an-update-on-google-friend-connect.htmlIt's such a drag to be chained to Google, but it feels about 10 years too late to switch. And to what?
Thanks for that Shawn. Interesting.
Best joke I have heard today Tom. Mind you I haven't been very far away.
This made me giggle, which is a gift. Thanks.