'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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Thursday, 30 December 2010

TLVD again a winner



I have just been informed and am very thrilled to again receive the prestigious annual Laughing Horse award at a recent private ceremony at Pudding Towers, Sheffield.  
The Last Visible Dog blog was awarded the .. er, award for:

"The Advancement of Art Through Blogging."

Unfortunately I was unable to attend due to inclement weather interrupting flight plans, and so missed out on a good bash.  But I supplied a full-size cardboard replica of myself, and also one of my giant godwit escort.  

Many thanks to Lord and Lady Pudding and all the Pudettes at Yorkshire Pudding manor.

3 comments:

  1. Well done and well deserved.

    I like the New Look by the way.

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  2. Dear Madam, So sorry you couldn't be physically present at our awards ceremony this year. You were very close when you light-heartedly suggested that we probably had a cardboard cut-out of you on the stage. In fact, it was a lifesize wax replica made by technicians from Madame Tussauds. Congratulations and very best wishes, Sir Winston "Yorkshire" Pudding

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  3. Thanks Geeb. The makeover was purely in the interests of greater ease of reading. For me, if not for others!

    YP. I too, was gutted not to be there. The high jinks of last year's bash are etched in my memory, and I still have the scars from the fake-grass-burn I got from the pool table.

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