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Isla Guapa



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PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2012 7:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dedicated wrote:
Isla Guapa,

This is from "Forever Rumpole : The Best of the Rumpole Stories".

I agree this is great fun !



To be more precise, it originally appeared in the second volume of Rumpole stories, The Trials of Rumpole, in "Rumpole and the Man of God". Are you a Rumpole fan too?
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Shroob



Joined: 02 Aug 2010
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2012 12:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cool Teacher wrote:
Shroob wrote:
'Had the Battle of France continued for even a few more weeks instead of ending so abruptly in disaster, the RAF's inability ot support the British Army effectively might have been even more embarrassingly exposed.'


I'm guessing the new Antony Beeovr book about WWII or maybe Max Hastings. Cool


Well done you got the author Max Hastings, the book was Bomber Command.
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sparks



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2012 2:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The old man's deadly terror lasted for a full minute, and it was followed by a sort of fit
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Dedicated



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2012 6:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

sparks,

This is from Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "The Possessed". I have the English translation, but sometimes it is translated as " The Devils" or" Demons".
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