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  1. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:11 pm

    Wine makes every meal an occasion (from Andre Simon, “Commonsense of Wine”).

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  2. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:12 pm

    I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food. (from W.C. Fields).

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  3. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:13 pm

    No one that has drunk old wine wants new; for he says, “The old is nice.” ~ (from Luke 5:39).

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  4. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:16 pm

    May our love be like good wine, grow stronger as it grows older (from an Old English Toast).

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  5. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:18 pm

    Men are like wine – some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age (from Pope John XXIII).

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  6. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:22 pm

    Wine hath drowned more men than the sea (from Thomas Fuller).

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  7. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:37 pm

    We’re here to revel in the world, to soak in the awesomeness of it, to enjoy the ride (from Dean Koontz).

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    • Edward Cram
      February 16, 2012 @ 5:29 pm

      From which Dean Koontz novel is this quote? I am a fan, but don’t recognise this line.

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  8. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:45 pm

    O God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains! that we should, with joy, pleasance, revel and applause, transform ourselves into beasts! (from Shakespeare’s OTHELLO)

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  9. Mariecor Ruediger
    February 13, 2012 @ 12:57 pm

    Welcome to the recruitment tables of Tun Tavern this November 10th of 1775

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  10. Jessica Langton
    February 13, 2012 @ 1:03 pm

    Unforunately for Gunther, not everything looked better in black and white…

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  11. Jim Roberts
    February 13, 2012 @ 1:07 pm

    Fridays in the office were always raucous, but this one got a little out of hand…

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  12. Chris Stevens
    February 13, 2012 @ 2:33 pm

    Though Diego soon mastered the bottle trumpet, none could persuade Montagu and Mrs Beaucoup to liberate the bass drum.

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  13. Edward Cram
    February 13, 2012 @ 3:14 pm

    Captain Hornblower managed to rescue his pint, but wasn’t as confident about his pork scratchings…

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  14. Simon Hallam
    February 14, 2012 @ 8:26 am

    ‘Wenches to the left of me,’ mused Rifleman Wilberforce “Fats” Flabberbottom as he took another hit from the pipe, ‘pirates to the right, here I am, stuck in the middle with you…yes not bad. Now where’s my sackbut…’

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  15. Catherine Warr
    February 16, 2012 @ 8:50 pm

    Upon releasing the Series 3 Plots of Downton Abbey, Julian Fellowes celebrates with a Reenactment group who plans to create his next Tv Series.

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  16. Mike Moore
    February 20, 2012 @ 7:10 pm

    “I say, you chaps. I think these Frenchies are on to something with this egalitie, fratenitie,libertie thingy.”

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