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You know, I think that might be Cupid…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is another nice one from Vladimir Nabokov’s 1928 novel King, Queen, Knave, which I am currently re-reading: The table was laid for two, and a dark Westphalian ham reposed on a dish, amid a … Continue reading

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Dave, do you ever take cheese photographs?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual china teapot is the one shaped like President Trump’s little sneering mouth. Not a very stylish teapot, and it is a very poor pourer. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hey!… Does anyone here like cheese?… Hm, yes, I … Continue reading

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I wouldn’t have gone anyway…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: gurrah, gurl, gurnard, gurry, gunter, and montem. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. He may turn … Continue reading

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Excuse me, I’m just going to sit at another table…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: capricious, horrisonant, pterygoid, jumpy, and copataine. Perhaps you know someone who could be described by these words? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is a piece recycled from the days when I was blogging on something called … Continue reading

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Simon and T-Mayo’s gourmet night…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s expletive is ‘Well, Google me!…’ >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> On my way to the dentists yesterday for an early morning check-up I bumped into my friend Stella who you may have come across when she occasionally comments on … Continue reading

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Oh, what is it that the TV ads are trying to tell us?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s heraldic term is ‘greaves’ – armour plates for the leg. I had a nice pair of chrome plated greaves, but I threw them away – they clanked annoyingly when I went out in them; people … Continue reading

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Simon and Tony’s banquet…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for the markets to go ape big time, and for futures to glimpse a wide-eyed rabbit in the road. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> My ‘friend’ Stella tells me that those two aesthetic rogues, Simon Doom … Continue reading

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