When we visited London last year, I saw the name Seething Lane and was rather amused by it… I didn’t even go down it as we were on our way to somewhere else. 287 more words
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Olaf Haraldsson used the sword to gain control over Norway. (Illustrating Photo: Museum of Cultural History)
Today, exactly 999 years ago, was the Battle of Nesjar which is considered the first accurate dated event in Norwegian history. 288 more words
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The rake’s Progress
You won’t be aware of this, but The Slog is now just four posts away from the 500th ATEOTD.
This genre wanders between the meaning of the Universe, why one’s socks always slip off in wellies, what… 651 more words
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