'I'm always looking for the Hows and the Whys and the Whats,' said Muskrat, 'That is why I speak as I do. You've heard of Muskrat's Much-in-Little, of course?'
'No,' said the child. 'What is it?'
- The Mouse and his Child. Russell Hoban.

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Saturday, 19 December 2009

Happy Christmas Everyone.



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13 comments:

  1. And a very Happy Christmas to you from The Other Side of Paris where we're covered in snow. Brrrrr! But it is Christmasy.

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  2. Thank you Dumdad! Having been raised in the odd, in-between world where we have Christmas on the beach or under an umbrella in the garden, yet receive cards covered in snow and robins, my perfect Christmas would be a little helping of each. That way I could have heavy steamed pud and custard in front of a blazing fire, as well as pavlova and ice cream and strawberries and then a refreshing swim!

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  3. I think you should just move Christmas to your wintertime!!!

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  4. Why on Earth would we want to do that Jinksy? So we can be cold all the time too? (Goes off laughing)

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  5. Ah, you are busy herding whiteness.
    Get that intruder!

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  6. What is Santa doing to that flock of sheep? Honestly, the jolly fellow is quite insatiable!

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  7. Well yes Violetsky, to be honest they are not so much 'whiteness' as 'creamy-slightly-grey- with-a-touch-of-dags-ness'

    And if you don't know what dags are, Google is Your Friend.

    YP. Let's keep it clean at Christmas. Or only slightly daggy.

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  8. right - Dallas Area Gerontological Society. got it.
    it's also a gorcery store, apparently. am not shopping there.
    ;)

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  9. Oh my, you are right Violetsky. Dag must be very much a 'downunder' term. Try this place:
    http://www.anu.edu.au/ANDC/ozwords/Oct%202000/TailDag.html

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  10. Judy Hennig28.12.09

    I had my first white Christmas ever! It actually snowed in Dallas for the first time in 80 years on Christmas. I was there. One more check off my bucket list.

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  11. thank you, Katherine hope the season is a happy one for you and yours as well.

    and best wishes for the new year.

    ..
    .ero

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  12. We are past Christmas here, but the snow is still falling. And we look forward to the beginning of a new decade. Hurrah! Thanks for your happy greeting. Patsy.

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  13. Judy - Welcome to TLVD! Yes, we are hearing all about your whiteness in the Northern Hemisphere. A friend had great difficulty flying out of either JFK and LaGuardia to get back home here for Christmas...

    sUN, thanks for your message - wishing you sUNNy days even if they are not always warm.

    Yes, Pat, a new decade. I hadn't really thought about that.

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