Trinny in Jozi

Family Conversation I

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Mim: “No, I´m not going to watch Lord of War. You already made me sit through it once.”
Nim: “Why won´t you watch it again? How many times have you read The Poisonwood Bible by Margaret Atwood, hey?”

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Written by Trinny

June 17, 2008 at 14.17

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  1. Sacrilege!

    Not that there was anything wrong with The Poisonwood Bible (I quite enjoyed it) but how dare he take Margaret Atwood’s name in vain!

    marksmith

    June 17, 2008 at 16.42

  2. Ja, I´d take AS Byatt over the pair of them any day though!

    TM

    June 18, 2008 at 13.23

  3. Haha (:

    Vendetta

    June 18, 2008 at 14.17

  4. yes, A.S. is a delight, but it has always rather irritated me that she has to write everything in trilogies. it is very presumptive and elitist.

    marksmith

    June 18, 2008 at 14.20

  5. Oh yeah, Possession was indeed a trilogy!

    TM

    June 18, 2008 at 14.28

  6. No. If memory serves, Possession was the only one that wasn’t part of a trilogy, and hence, regrettably the only one I’ve read.

    marksmith

    June 18, 2008 at 15.13

  7. I think posting our funny family comments is the way forward – i recall being highly amused at some of the convo’s you sent me when i was in ireland!

    CM

    June 18, 2008 at 20.32

  8. Ja, got a few more to share 😉

    TM

    June 19, 2008 at 10.46

  9. Mark, I know, was a lame attempt at sarcasm. Possession is the best of the lot though.

    TM

    June 28, 2008 at 09.01


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