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Pratchett Quote. No 43.

“Sometimes I… well… I just write stuff which hasn’t been pinched from ANYONE (shuffles feet, looks embarrassed…).” Terry Pratchett. At a book signing.

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Pratchett Quote. No 39.

The ducks in St James’s Park are so used to being fed bread by secret agents meeting clandestinely that they have developed their own Pavlovian reaction. Put a St James’s Park duck in a laboratory cage and show it a … Continue reading

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Pratchett Quotes. No 36.

“Something Vimes had learned as a young guard drifted up from memory. If you have to look along the shaft of an arrow from the wrong end, if a man has you entirely at his mercy, then hope like hell … Continue reading

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Pratchett Quote. No 33.

“Most species do their own evolving, making it up as they go along, which is the way Nature intended. And this is all very natural and organic and in tune with mysterious cycles of the cosmos, which believes that there’s nothing … Continue reading

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Pratchett Quote. No 28.

The Quantum Weather Butterfly ( Papilio Tempestae ) is an undistinguished yellow colour, its outstanding feature is its ability to create weather. This presumably began as a survival trait, since even an extremely hungry bird would find itself inconvenienced by a … Continue reading

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