Category Archives: school

High jinks in the sixth form common room…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s half-eaten apple is the one left on the low wall at the entrance to the church. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Oh dear, Bob seems to have pal who is being a bit of problem… Yes, this is an … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4542…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: zucchetto, peplos, gazogene, pugging, aubade, and falcade. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor turn … Continue reading

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My personal details (Part two)…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s 18th c. expletive is Gadso! – which looks at first as if it could be a corruption of God save me, but according to Bozzimacoo: Origins & Meanings of Oaths and Swearwords by Mary Marshall … Continue reading

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At the Nat. Hist. Mus. South Ken. SW7…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s popular, but very scary maniac is Donald John Trump. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another picture, a scanned 35mm negative, from my days of old-style film and darkroom photography. It was probably taken about fifteen or twenty years … Continue reading

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A few shortish items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s fruit is the rosy round apple sitting on its own in the centre of a large polished oak table in a sunlit room. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 281. I’m sorry I’m late, but … Continue reading

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Haircut Sir?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s sounds are: creak, rattle, rumble, creak, rattle, rumble, thud, drip, drip, drip. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s an old post rehashed, it’s from my early blogging days on that funny old thing called MySpace: Haircuts… Back in my … Continue reading

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A few shortish items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: ignaro, scomfish, infaust, eisel, and varan. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Extra marks will be … Continue reading

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