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Do you ever feel as if you just want to break out? Do something spontaneously bonkers?
Many thanks to Norwich Writers’ Circle for its hospitality last week. I was in the city to adjudicate on the writers’ entries for the Sutton Cup for Humour. Members were challenged to write the final scene of a pantomime but adding a plot a twist. We had Cinderella rejecting the handsome Prince and marrying Buttons and Dick Whittington’s girlfriend, Alice, becoming his running mate in the London Mayoral elections. My own twist would have been to have Robinson Crusoe discover he had actually been cast away on the north Norfolk coast. Sometimes you can only see one set of footprints.
Separate beds for married couples?
It was the realisation of a long-held dream.