Seems entirely appropriate after the year we’ve just had.
Yes indeed, except that I simply don’t believe in Jim getting so pissed in a pub that he made himself sick. not in the least in character.
I haven’t yet heard it
I may not bother
Likewise - not heard yesterday’s yet, either, now I think of it. It’s becoming increasingly harder to bother.
I wonder how long NYE will last this time?
I have heard it now
Very brave of me
I must say though, that I thought that Jim was poorly rather than pissed
He didn’t sound drunk.
I suspect the sourdough was indeed sour
And now I notice I’m three behind. For some reason, I don’t seem to feel any great urgency to catch up.
"poorly"? I would say "poorly written" might be a more apt description. BTW talking of disappointments, was anybody here actually scared shit-less by the “Ghost Stories from Ambridge”? I sampled "Lost Hearts" yesterday, and was rather unmoved by the story, and even less so by the interpretation. I well remember being very impressed by "The Treasure of Abbot Thomas" and "The Mezzotint" and “The Tractate Middoth” back in the 1960s when, as a 12 year old, I first read M. R. James.
Here’s how it should be done:
Happy New Year!
Ooooh, look what I just found: (…check out Eleanor Bron!)
Trust yer instincts, joe. I listened to tonight’s and it was a poor use of 13-odd minutes.