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The results of the mystery interview are in...

I thought I’d be pleased if I got a chapter of Lucy Worsley’s book, The Art of the English Murder, read today…which I did this morning…but Fate had more in store for me than I expected. 470 more words

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A E Housman

This poem by A E Housman returns to the subject of unrequited love.  The great love of his life was one of his room mates at Oxford, Moses Jackman.   100 more words



In Oxford today for the James Gillray exhibition. (Cartoonist Martin Rowson offers his take on the show in the Guardian.)


"The bad feeling so bad makes the good so good"


The bad feeling so bad makes the good so good I

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Feeling the crisp wind on your face and the fine mist temporarily film your glasses and impair your vision, it’s freedom. 275 more words