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A Clootie Dumpling is a Scottish dessert traditionally made of dried fruit, spices, oatmeal or breadcrumbs, flour, and beef suet. Only later on did they diverge into two groups; clowns or court jesters on the one hand and circus or sideshow freaks on the other. The perpetrator, 25-year-old Marine veteran and sharpshooter, Charles Whitman, killed his wife and mother before using the University of Texas clock tower as a sniper's nest to kill 15 people, including a pregnant woman, and wound 31 before being killed by police. He's got a dream" - another hint that Carrot really is the heir to the throne but also a reference to Martin Luther King's famous "I've got a dream" speech. Which is a shame, because no one knows the streets of Ankh-Morpork or its criminal underworld better than him.

Flint is a a sedimentary cryptocrystalline form of the mineral quartz, Moraine is the rock debris left behind when a glacier retreats. Note for UK types: this place was the White Horse Café at Cherhill on the A4 near where Eddie Cochran, the man behind “Summertime Blues” and “C’mon Everybody,” was killed on April 17, 1960 when the taxi carrying him from a show in Bristol, England, crashed en route to the airport in London, where he was to catch a flight back home to the United States. Pratchett said: "It may be that there is a whole generation now to whom The Third Man is just a man after the second man. Page 17 - "Silicon Anti-Defamation League had been going on at the Patrician, and now --" This is a reference to Roundworld's Jewish Anti-Defamation League.Until recently transport cafes always had menus like that, except that 'Chips' was the recurrent theme. It premiered at the Globe Theatre, London, on 1 March 1966, directed and choreographed by Gillian Lynne. Garment industry occupations were extremely low paying, often attracting young females, and when the wages or lack of work were not sufficient, the women fell into the 'trade'.

In Arthurian romance, Eluned's ring turned its wearer invisible and Gawaine's true identity was revealed with a ring and a piece of parchment.Since she is a werewolf she could rip the literal heart out of a person and eat it (except she is mostly vegetarian) and since she is a gorgeous female she could rip the figurative heart out of a potential suitor.

The oath of allegiance to the Watch with all the punctuation as it is written on the form is a common Pratchett device. On census forms a clue to the real nature of the occupation can be gleaned by reviewing the number of people in a residence and the presence of an older female as head of the household - more than just a boarding house. In ancient times they presided over feasts held in honor of the Roman festival of Saturnalia (see also Zagmuk). Pratchett commented: "Almost a trademark of the basic Murphy character in a tight spot is to whip out any badge or piece of paper that looks vaguely official and simply gabble official-sounding jargon, which sounds as if he's making it up as he goes along but nevertheless browbeats people into doing what he wants. Page 272 - "'I thought you rolled around on the floor grunting and growing hair and stretching,' he whimpered.

People conveniently forget that life was often brutal and short, with no safety net, poor health outcomes, high infant and childbirth mortality and widespread poverty and dwell instead on the few positives and the false perceptions - the idea of a safer simpler time. In music allegro ma non troppo means a tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played allegro, but not too much so. For non-British readers, BritRail was the national railway system that was privatized in the 1990s by the Conservative government. and referred previously on page 253 as "'Remember, every lance-constable has a field-marshal's baton in his knapsack.

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