Saturday, 5 December 2015

Getting the Shivers

We went to the Christmas weekend at Chiltern Open Air Museum today.
By a miracle of modern science Mr Dickens was visiting too,
reading from A Christmas Carol.
Here are possibly the most famous opening lines ever ...

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Sorry about it being sideways on.
But you know by now how inept the Madwoman is with a camera.
Maybe you could try lying down to watch it.
Just be grateful that she wasn't holding it upside down. You'd really get
a crick in your neck then ...

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And here's Mr Dickens doing a bit more reading.
Fair gave us the shivers.
So we went home and hid under a fleece.



1 comment:

Joan Lennon said...

He could surely turn a phrase, that man!