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Tue, 18 Jan 2005

A Birthday Compliment

The missus’ 30th birthday party had everything — not least a minor spot of trouble with a pair of gatecrashers that led to my future brother-in-law paying me perhaps the greatest compliment of my adult life:

You can be quite threatening, in a mincing sort of way.

Well, if not the greatest compliment, it’s certainly the most inventive.