Climbing plants

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Anonymous:
At the garden centre recently, I got a fit of the giggles when I read the following sign:
"Climbing plants have moved closer to the till."
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Peter Duncanson:
[nq:1]At the garden centre recently, I got a fit of the giggles when I read the following sign: "Climbing plants have moved closer to the till."[/nq]
Read "THE DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS" by John Wyndham, and be afraid, very afraid.

Peter Duncanson
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Anonymous:
I was a big fan of the Wyndham books as a teenager, in fact I spend quite a few years reading little other than SF. Went off it for 20 years but started again in my 30's when I discovered Iain M. Banks. A pearl !!
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Brian {Hamilton Kelly}:
On Thursday, in article

[nq:1]Read "THE DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS" by John Wyndham, and be afraid, very afraid.[/nq]
No: that's HEAVY PLANT CROSSING.

Brian {Hamilton Kelly} (Email Removed) "Je n'ai fait celle-ci plus longue que parce que je n'ai pas eu le loisir de la faire plus courte."
Blaise Pascal, /Lettres Provinciales/, 1657
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Erick Andrews:
[nq:2]Read "THE DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS" by John Wyndham, and be afraid, very afraid.[/nq]
[nq:1]No: that's HEAVY PLANT CROSSING.[/nq]
Yeah, but wasn't that usually near a rape field? T'was in Berkshire back when!

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Erick Andrews
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