Nonpareils, plus book recommendation
amgraham at cygnus.uwa.edu.au
Sun Apr 1 09:03:37 EDT 2001
> I have always _loved_ the word "comfit". Mind's immediately gone
> blank about exact places I'd have come across it, of course.
> Possibly Rosemary Sutcliff's _The Armourer's House_ (which I may be
> alone in liking), or far more obscure, _The Queen Elizabeth Story_
> (which I may be alone in having read!). Er. Barbara Willard's
> books, conceivably, though unlikely. Um. _The Wool Pack_. By
> whassername. Anyway.
And Alice in Wonderland has comfits in her pocket which she offers as prizes
to the animals in the pool of tears.
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