September 15th, 2009

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Schott's Miscellany 14 September 2009

Grace Kelly (Princess Grace of Monaco) died in a car crash (1982)


THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE

Thomas the Tank Engine was created by the Reverend W. Awdry in 1945. He wrote twenty-six volumes about the charismatic engine before his son Christopher took over and added forty more books to the series. Below are tabulated the names of some of the engines and carriages--along with their characteristic colors.

Thomas: blue
Henry: green
Donald & Douglas: black
Duck (Montague): green
Percy: green
James: red
Gordon: blue
Toby: brown
Mavis: black
Diesel: black
Edward: blue
Bill & Ben: orange
Daisy: green
Duncan: yellow


DEBACCHATE--to rave drunkenly
"At any feast, Jody would debacchate wildly."
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OCLT, crazed writer, dark forces, ellie, command & conquer

progress.....

Finished up a comics script that I hope to be able to say what it is soon, and have to finish an introduction, then it's full-tilt boogie back into Heart of the Dragon for every waking moment of my life until it's done....................
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