"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

Taking A Bow

A blog is the ideal forum for requests.


Living so far from family and old friends, I realise that I am unlikely to warrant normal formalities.

But, should the opportunity arise, please bear this in mind.

As the curtain finally closes and I am shunted off to the unknowable, I would love this to be played:



It would make the perfect ending.



Cartoon from The New Yorker

One response

  1. It’s only fitting that being ushered into the presence of the Lord should be accompanied by a rousing send off.

    November 24, 2010 at 12:10 am

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