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The priests inclined their heads and made low, incanting noises…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s heraldic term is armed – of a human being clothed in armour – or a beast having teeth, beak, or claws in a separate colour. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Whoa!… How’s this for a book cover! Ah, another … Continue reading

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A sickly dark grey-green-yellow colour…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s flamingo is the one with short legs. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Whoa!… No, no!… Phew! Look at him!… It’s alright, no need to panic dear reader, it’s just another 1960s British pulp supernatural paperback, a Badger Book from … Continue reading

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‘The Spanish Legions!’ tinkled the pieces…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for bankers to invent a handy pocket-sized coin worth one billion dollars to make their day-to-day lives a bit more manageable. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It’s strange… it’s weird… and it’s eerie… Yes dear reader, … Continue reading

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“His robes awry…”

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s weather will feature spectacular golden down-draughts with rosy-cheeked angels peeping over the fleecy cloud tops. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, it’s another British early 1960s pulp science fiction novel, a Badger Book from my small collection. This one … Continue reading

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The girl in the diaphanous cone…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: ‘Parallel’, ‘Brobdingnagian’, ‘Convoluted’, and ‘Febrile’. Please try to use at least two of these words in conversation today. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Could an Egyptian curse travel across the world and the centuries?’ Well, I think … Continue reading

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