[DWJ] Book recommendation
seph at persephonehazard.co.uk
Fri Jul 17 08:20:51 EDT 2009
> On the Victoria listserv there was once a series of absurd joking posts
> about Mrs. Gaskell's pet elephant (I've just looked them up -- it was in
> August 2001). Several people were fooled (Mrs. Gaskell did not, in
> reality, possess a living pachyderm of any sort) and quite annoyed.
[laughs] I can certainly see that being embarrasing for the duped!
Rossetti really really did have a wombat, though. Even *I* knew that. [grin]
Speaking of Rossetti, has anyone else heard about this new drama the BBC
are doing about the Brotherhood? It is called, rather wonderfully,
Desperate Romantics and I cannot *wait*. Next Tuesday, it starts. Squee!
More information about the Dwj