Book-burning for fun and non-profit (was Re: HP review)

Rowland, Jennifer A B jennifer.rowland at
Tue Jul 8 07:30:40 EDT 2003

Minnow wrote:
> In the end we put it into a metal wastebin and doused it 
> in petrol, that being what we had available, and threw 
> matches at it from a distance.  And the wastebin
> was never the same again, it was all warped and bitter and 
> twisted and the Domestic Bursar made us buy a new one for 
> the university room it had come from.

Mental image of the Bursar tasting the wastebasket and exclaiming "This is
bitter! Replace it at once!"
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