–Why don’t we do the deal Monday so we can do the transfer-of-ownership bureaucracy at the same time?
–I’d really like to have it this weekend. Look, I’ve got the cash with me.
–But you haven’t seen the car yet!
–No, no, I’m sure it’ll be fine. Let’s go and get it, I’ll pay you, and we’ll do the papers asap next week.
–OK, but make sure nothing bad happens between now and then, because it’s still in my name.
–No problem, I’m going to drive it straight up to my granny’s in the village and leave it there.
The car is seen the next day in the carnival parade, roofless and full of chickens, with a tree planted in the middle and a notorious drunk behind the wheel.
- village for sale: €650K
Uninhabited village, 25 houses with 80 hectares next to the Ordesa and Monte Perdido national park in the Aragonese Pyrenees for
- Hands-free stir-fry
One of the words I missed yesterday was kletskop, apparently used in Antwerp to mean “baldie”. I’ve only seen it before
- Cadiz carnival cycle-trip
Off down south to put on my dress and fall around again.
- More experiments from the organ-grinder’s workshop
Videos of arrangements of Machito’s Bananas and Valencia, and a preview of a song about doggies.
Once again we stray from the straight and narrow of our mission onto the great scrubby heath of linguistic hilarity. The