"Your mother and I love you, Nick, but we'll soon be turning you over to mainland China."
Tags:family, families, parent, parents, children, child, responsible, responsibility, responsibilities, hong kong, hk, colony, colonies, england, english, uk, united kingdom, gb, great britain, britain, china, chinese, one china two systems, dinner, family dinner, dinners, regional, 1997, sovereignty, hypocritical, hypocrite
Markets and Marketabilityby Jane Austen
Tags:stocks, stock, stocks and shares, share, shares, invest, investing, investment, invested, investment banking, stock market, the market, market, markets, bond, bonds, premium bonds, stock exchange, exchange, broker, brokers, stock broker, brokerage, economics, economically, playing the market, austen, jane austen, regency, regency england, england, english literature, writer, writers, novel, novella, novels, novel writing, poem, poet, poetry, poets, poetic, literature, literary, word play, play on words, ironic, irony, author, authors, authored, book, books, book lover, artist, artists, art, arts, culture, cultured, writer's block, bookworm, book worm, bookworms, book worm, book, books, novel, novels, library, librarians, librarian, book lover
"I just hope people in the future are, like, 'What the hell are these things?' "
Tags:history, historical, neolithic, landmark, landmarks, famous landmark, famous landmarks, stonehenge, england, atone, stones, circle, circles, future, confused, confusion, mystery, mysteries, mysterious, conspiracy theory, conspiracy theories, unknown, archaeology, archaeologist, archaeologists, archeology, archeologist, archeologists, supernatural
A watch face with Stonehenge
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"And thirteen innocent logs perished in that fire they used to burn Joan."
Tags:bed, beds, bedtime, bedtime story, bedtime stories, storytime, story time, story, stories, reading, reader, readers, reading out-loud, reading aloud, book, books, literature, children's story, children's stories, scary, horror, history, historical, france, french, england, english, war, wars, hero, heros, heroine, heroines, hundred years' war, joan of arc, the maid of orleans, log, logs, kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, father, fathers, fatherhood, dad, dads, family, families, innocent, death, burning, burned at the stake, fire, fires
Medieval Cat Exits Via Medieval Catflap
Tags:castle, castles, keep, the keep, keeps, king, kings, feudal, feudalism, medieval, medieval history, historical, creature, creatures, undocumented history, griffin, griffins, myththological, mythology, ye olde, olde, england, olde england, guard, guards, cat, cats, pet, pets, domestic, domestic pet, cat flap, cat-flap, cat flap
"It says, 'Congratulations! You've been chosen as a finalist to be King of England.'"
Tags:congratulations, congratulate, congratulating, england, englands, king of england, junk mail, mailer, mailers, next in line, throne, thrones, sweepstakes, you may already be a winner, mail, mails, circular, circulars, royal, royals, royalty, finalist, finalists, scam, scams, royal family, royal families, royalty
"He picked up some kind of anger in England in the late fifties, and he's never been able to shake it."
Two men toting a dog in a carriage by foot, while the dog sticks his head out the window.
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"For what it's worth, next week all your stars and planets will be in good aspect for you to launch an invasion of England."
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"Whoa, Galahad-you've got a bad case of knight face."
Tags:literature, literary, word play, play on words, bookworm, book worm, bookworms, book worm, book, books, novel, novels, library, librarians, librarian, book lover, book lovers, literature, literary, lit, lit major, read, reading, avid reader, readers, reader, novel, novels, novelist, novelists, bookstore, book store, bookstores, book stores, knights, knight, king arthur, arthur, arthurian, soldier, knights of the round table, camelot, galahad, myth, myths, mythological, england, english, legend, legends
Tags:history, historical, king, king canute, canute's vow, canute, viking, vikings, english, england, english history, politics, political, parallel, parallels, george w bush, george bush, bush, clapping, aide, aides, yes men, yes man, government, governance, policy, tax, taxes, taxing, taxation, economy, economic, no new taxes, stupid, stupidity, ignorant, ignorance, america, american
'Seizure of the Pepys Diaries'
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"A poll of New York City voters indicates that the topic they're most concerned with is the British monarchy."
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"When I go see a big pile of rocks, I want to be entertained."
"The adventures of Robin Hood are becoming a lot less adventurous."
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"He's retreated into nationalism."
World Trade Organization
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"I hate racist foreigners."
"Haven't you got bubbled to go to?"
Greater Manchester Covid Tier: Wait for it. Wait for it...
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