Arturo Pérez-Reverte, The Dumas Club, tr. Sonia Soto (London: Vintage Books, 2003):
“I know what you mean. It’s Julian the Apostate crying, ‘You have defeated me, Galileo.'”
- Weal chop
“Txuletón estilo vasco” is the original in this restaurant in the Eixample/Ensanche, Barcelona, so it’s not a
wreal chop for these hungry times, nor a flogging and amputation SM dish, but a Pickwickian morsel:
“Well,” said Mr. Weller, “… Ain’t you a goin’ to sign it?”
“That ‘s the difficulty,” said Sam; “I don’t know what to
- Doggerel and the death of democracy
Featuring John Taylor, the Water(man) Poet, Cornelius Cardew, Rick Astley, Luther Vandross, Michael Fassbender and someone else as Macbuff and Macdeath, Bugs Bunny & Friends, and finally John Taylor again.
- My dream barrel organ sound
La Java Viennoise played at Les Primitifs du Futur:
That looks like Fay Lovsky on musical saw, and yes, that is Robert Crumb in the background. You are going to do something by Ms Lovsky, asks S. Well, of course. I tend to prefer what I imagine are her B-sides, and unfortunately they don’t seem
- The Lord Mayor of London’s giantess
Both white and black men prohibited from ambulant advertising.
- No te cases con músico
Tres versos, cuatro chistes.