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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 178

Do you discern a certain frisson of excitement in the room? Do you have butterflies? Are your hands all a-tremble above the keyboard? Is your ‘art all throbbing? Of course, it’s only natural. It’s Weddersday and it’s that time of … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 149

Like the lice in the old friar’s cassock, we are creatures of habit (Wondering where I was going with that one, weren’t you?). We, however, like to call a well entrenched habit a tradition; and one of the finest traditions … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 147

Well, it’s Wednesday over pretty much most of the planet right now. Not that we’ll be leaping about in unfettered celebration thereof (this sort of phenomenon happens quite a lot, you see), because we’re saving our energy to reinterpret an … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 142

Ahoy there me hearties! Pull up a blunt instrument and warm your shivvering timbers by the roaring scuppers. Yup, it’s Weddersday and it’s time once again to shred the integrity of an Old Master. Today, the cowardly swine didn’t leave … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 138

With only 334 days until Christmas, I reckon you ought to make a list of all unwanted prezzies and from whom they came. Then make another list and write down to whom you intend passing on one of your unwanteds….. … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 68

Clearly there is no limit to my efficiency. While my Antipodean Reader is waking to a Wednesday morning, which I hope is a happy one, we are bidding Tuesday goodnight as we put the cat out (it was smouldering by … Continue reading

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