❴Read❵ ➯ Friar Tuck Author Robert Alexander Wason – Buyprobolan50.co.uk It's a curious thing life Ya might just as well ask a kitten to chase her own tail or a dog to bay at the evenin' star or a periodical spring to run constant as to ask a feller right out to tell a sto It's a curious thing life Ya might just as well ask a kitten to chase her own tail or a dog to bay at the evenin' star or a periodical spring to run constant as to ask a feller right out to tell a story Some things can only be done spontaneous Friar Tuck used to say 'at whenever he could cut it he allus got on the lee side o' human nature and let it blow down on him natural; and my way o' gettin' to the lee side o' human nature in story tellin' is not to ask for a story but to start tellin' one myself And it's a good plan not to put over too good a one either; 'cause if it seems as though a feller is short run on stories some listener is likely to take pity on him and fit him out with a new assortment so as he won't be such bad company for himself when he's alone again This is the way I've picked up most o' my stories Then again it's allus hard for me to tell what is the true beginnin' of a story It's easy enough to tell cream from milk after the milk has stood long enough for the cream to rise to the top; but the great trouble is that a man's own recollections haven't stood long enough for him to skim out just what part he might be in need of.
- 448 pages
- Friar Tuck
- Robert Alexander Wason
- 10 February 2016 Robert Alexander Wason