So, what is it that those TV ads are trying to tell us?…

But first…
Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from Vladimir Nabokov’s 1928 novel King, Queen, Knave, which I finished re-reading a couple of months ago:
It was yet another Sunday. Dreyer and Tom went out for a little walk. All the windows in the villa were open. Sunlight made itself comfortable in unexpected corners of the rooms. On the terrace the breeze ruffled the pages of the April issue (already old) of a magazine with a photograph of the newly discovered, really lovely arms of Venus…

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About Dave Whatt

Grumpy old surrealist artist, musician, postcard maker, bluesman, theatre set designer, and debonair man-about-town. My favourite tools are the plectrum and the pencil...
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4 Responses to So, what is it that those TV ads are trying to tell us?…

  1. Dana Doran says:

    So, did Vlad give a clue as to where those lovely limbs were found? We’re they in a tavern near a port? Rumor has it two drunk sailors were fighting over her and broke them off….

  2. Dana Doran says:

    Not really, I do enjoy the odd rumors that float around the internet….never would have found that in a library!

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