As Only a Brit Would Say…

From Stephen Fry’s “The Ode Less Travelled” (subtitle: Unlocking the Poet Within).

In the Foreword, he writes: “Behind it all, the dread memory of classrooms swollen into resentful silence while the English teacher invites us to ‘respond’ to a poem.”

No American would ever write a sentence like that. I love British writers.


What’s Playing: Adam Carolla podcast
Currently Reading: Espresso Tales, Alexander McCall Smith
Likes: Yugoslavian spinach bread, Bundesliga
Dislikes: my dog poking me in the arm while I’m trying to type


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