Originally Posted by steelemonkey
From this thread, I understand that we no longer use pounds, shillings and pence. I wonder why the butler and housekeeper did not inform me? Must have a word with them.
I have no issue with this in the Commonwealth
Originally Posted by Georgina
Once I'm back I think I will be more tempted by real ale Off to Jersey to visit my sister.
Less of the foul language please.
There are four varieties in society: the lovers, the ambitious, observers and fools. The fools are the happiest.
Hippolyte Taine – French critic and historian (1828-93)