Tag Archives: rhythm

Rambling on about music (possibly ending in a rant)…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: crumpled, Chautauquan, sessile, wanthriven, saxifragaceous, hidalgoish, opsonic, and ribald. Me, I like ‘ribald’ the best! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I expect us humans have always had music. Oh, hang on, are there any cultures … Continue reading

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Precious discord in the bus station…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s instruction is to pull off the loose brown paper and discard it and then to carefully lift the carcase up and place an old house brick under each of the four corners; use a small … Continue reading

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Bo in with the items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s featured letter of the alphabet is the capital ‘V’. The other letters of the alphabet stand around gaping in amazement at how he can balance there on his point all day long without falling over. … Continue reading

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A few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s image is that of a large crystal chandelier crashing in silence onto the surface of the moon. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 320. I’m sorry I’m late, but I was waiting for Hull UK … Continue reading

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Just a few titchy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Raymond Chandler quotation is from the novel The High Window (1943): ‘Somebody had just opened the door of the outer office… It was a slim tall self-satisfied looking number in a tropical worsted suit of … Continue reading

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Overheard and misheard snatches of cafe conversation…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s annoyingly spelled word is ‘rhythm’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Sorry there, pick another…’ ‘They carry you anywhere you go.’ ‘Castor boss, castor boss.’ ‘Meech-talk…’ ‘He just gone gnome.’ ‘Arbs, arbs, spending…’ ‘Relationship Memphis?’ ‘Five three houses!…’ ‘A media … Continue reading

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If it ain’t got that swing…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s architectural term is ‘parclose’ – a screen enclosing a chapel or shrine and separating it from the main body of the church so as to exclude non-worshippers. Of course, I have never been the other … Continue reading

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