Tag Archives: transportation

The bus driver…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is from the Vladimir Nabokov novel King, Queen, Knave (1928), which I am currently re-reading: While looking sideways out of the window she yawned; he (Franz) glimpsed the swell of her tense tongue in … Continue reading

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Hullo, hello, good morning, etc…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is from the Vladimir Nabokov novel King, Queen, Knave (1928), which I am currently re-reading. ‘… it was such a silly thing to do.’ Dreyer briefly cast up his eyes to a makeshift heaven … Continue reading

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Just a few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the one trying on summer sun hats in Harrods. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 416. I’m sorry I’m late, but I was trying to update my cookies and privacy policy. A single … Continue reading

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So what actually is in the surrealist van?…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s made up word is parapanantha. (Your search did not match any documents.) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yesterday afternoon I was strolling down Wincolmlee looking at the scruffy old warehouses and peering at footprints of the birds in the … Continue reading

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Just a few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the one on the bicycle having to bob down over her handlebars when going under low bridges. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 412. I’m sorry I’m late, but the people were trying … Continue reading

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Locomotion…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s confused film stars are: Bumphrey Hogart and Weese Ritherspoon. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Do you think I’ve got a funny gait? A funny gate Dave? No, no, have I got a funny, walk? Like in Monty Python? Well, … Continue reading

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A picture of some numbers and a chap…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s interesting fish names are: the collared carpetshark, the gibberfish, the herring smelt, the halosaur, the Mexican golden trout and the rasbora. Just going on the name, which of these fish would you trust to look … Continue reading

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