‘“They were good kids coming back from a football game. Their criminal record was almost completely clean,” said Kolan, a black 22-year-old who was part of a foursome, all of North African origin, scuffing their feet in the estate entrance.‘
- Nifty trompe-l’oeil in Bath
The houses on this street are actually mostly bicameral, with an entrance on each side of the fake. Maybe the cyclops
- Giffoot, rare synonym for Ladino?
Found whilst hunting help for a tiny bit of Judæo-Spanish/Sefardi/Dzhudezmo/Judezmo/Spanyol/Spanyolit/Ladino-English translation I did for someone. The book is The Lives of
- Marathon day
Three racing results just in.
- A riffraff in the Rif
We all know, don’t we, that riffraff is from Middle English riffe raffe, from rif and raf, one and all, from
- Who’ll write me a drinking song?
MG posted this C15th verse the other day, and D suggested but didn’t provide music: Bring us in good ale, and bring