'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, 4 February 2012

Minus Green is the New Pink



6 comments:

  1. Hmmm and more hmmm. I think that may be over my head....or silly....or both. Or perhaps I should take up smoking something that gives me spectral understanding.

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  2. It is so refreshing having you back in Blogland. I missed your banter with YP. Fancy him putting 'only' in the wrong place.

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  3. Don't take up smoking anything GB. It's not good for you :-)

    Actually, it were me what done the 'only' wrong.

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  4. I liked that. Funny thing is I never really thought about it "that way". Although I do know it's hard to do pink when painting with water colours if you don't actually have magenta.

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  5. Yes Dawn. There's some reds that cannot make pink, no matter how hard they try :-)

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  6. Ah yes. If only I had read it correctly. I was reading the reported speech as being the words of the illustrious YP himself. I am a silly billy.

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