A friend shares a Pyrenean hamlet with a couple of keen boarhunters, who keep their hounds savage by not feeding them very much. On Saturday she took pity on a puppy and gave it something to eat. When we spoke this morning her voice was almost drowned out by some 30 ravenous beasts howling outside the door.
- Finches for sale
I’m beginning to suspect that some people come out walking principally for the bizarre drinking opportunities encountered on the way. This
- Cypress symbolism
Skip James (good piece by Matt R Lohr) exited the world in roughly the same fashion Keith Douglas entered:
- The vehicle in the MOTs: what’s the author’s mother-tongue? Plus, wanted: Piaggio Ape 50 van
An ad for a Piaggio Ape coffee van conversion: Hello. I sell piaggio ape 50 cc 2001, in good condition equipped
- The bells
- Two Brad Pitt exclusives
French farmer tells him, “Get off my land!” Did a Pakistani Dracula turn Brad and Angelina into zombies?