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Two Brothers. Ben Elton

In the 1930s my father had a foreign pen-friend. (If you are young, think of FB messaging or email!) In 1939 his friend in Germany joined the Luftwaffe and my dad in England joined the RAF. Neither ever got┬áback in … Continue reading

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Humour and idioms

Recently read (while working slowly through a more serious book) were two books from my daughter’s reading pile, Dead Famous┬áby Ben Elton and The Stupidest Angel, a Heart-warming Tale of Christmas Terror by Christopher Moore. Both are narrated in a … Continue reading

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