minnow at belfry.org.uk
Thu Mar 29 18:08:57 EDT 2007
>> Speaking of which, I am told, and I do believe, that a solitary unarmed
>> Pole once took out a German tank during the War. He dived into a ditch to
>> try to avoid being crushed under it, and landed on a wasp's nest; screaming
>> he flung the wasp's nest from him, and it went neatly in at the tank's open
>> hatch, whereafter the tank went over the edge of a small cliff into a
>> river, or some such. Anyone else ever come across that one?
>I have heard that story. Don't know if it's true, or merely apocryphal,
>but it's a good story.
I didn't find it on the internet, so it's probably true. :-)
>> Oh, and you do know what "baiting" implies, to a minnow? <shudder> You
>> are amply avenged.
>I wondered if you'd spot that. :)
<backs away into waterweed crossing fins in front of gills>
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