Well actually, MB...
Posted by Mark on December 03, 1997 at 14:28:28:
In response to Monty Python Version, written by MB on December 03, 1997 at 14:13:50
] "Here is Bertha at the back of the house."
] "Oooh yes, very nice."
] "Here is Bertha coming around the side of the house."
] "Mmm hmm....And who is that?"
] "Oh, that's the Spanish Inquisition."
] "I didn't expect the Spanish Inquisition!"
] (evil music)
] "NO ONE expects the Spanish Inquisition!!!!!!"
] That's from memory, so it's paraphrased quite liberally. Yes, Mark quotes Wordsworth from memory, I quote silly British television. A sad state of affairs, to be sure.....
Actually, I was quoting Longfellow and claiming it was Wordsworth. Underhanded of me, I know. But...
"Our chief weapon is fear and surprise..."
"Our two chief weapons are fear and surprise and an almost fanatical devotion to the Pope!..."
"Our three, THREE, chief weapons are fear, surprise, and an almost fanatical devotion to the Pope, and..."
Isn't there something we don't agree upon, MB!
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