Spare a thought – 13 April

King Cnut Canute Cig Cd

 

Today we should spare a thought for the courtiers of King Canute who failed to understand why the sand was damp.  If they had discovered The Glass Key they would have known it was because the sea weed.

Jottings,

Written by glasskey

I am a secondhand and antiquarian bookseller living in France. I have a bookshop in the Cité de l'Ecrit, Montmorillon, near Poitiers. I also sell books on-line through my own website and through various open sites like Abe books, Amazon and Biblio.

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