Thomas (boggyb) wrote,

  • Music:


The fifth of November,
The Gunpowder treason and plot;
I know of no reason
Why the Gunpowder treason
Should ever be forgot!

Random trivia: before each state opening of Parliament, the Beefeaters still search the cellars at Westminster. Just in case.

This year, Lewes have burninated... nothing? I'd seen the news that the events were generally cancelled, but I was still expecting them to set fire to something (perhaps an effigy of Covid-19?). It doesn't seem right somehow.

Round here all the main firework displays have been likewise scrapped, though there's been the odd smaller set of fireworks going off over the past day or two. Usually they've been just far enough away that by the time I realise the fireworks are happening and head out on my balcony to watch they've stopped, though I did manage to see the odd one here and there.

Still, there's other fitting chaos happening in the form of the increasingly indecisive US Election...
Tags: ramblings

  • Skyward Sword HD: for SCIENCE!

    One thing I've noticed from playing through Skyward Sword HD is how... underwhelming the skyward strike appears, at least to begin with. It takes a…

  • Summon giant frog?

    Impa has a rather unusual finishing move in Hyrule Warriors Calamity...

  • King Dorephan = Boss Nass?

    Is it just me, or does King Dorephan from Hyrule Warriors: Calamity remind anyone else of Boss Nass from Star Wars: Episode 1? I was slightly…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment