The coffee was bitter, pungent, and exactly what he didn’t order.
It was a restaurant built of wood as rotten as its service.
Filled with clients who seemed determined to bewilder and stupefy. 245 more words
Despite today being St George’s Day in England, King Malcolm IV of Scotland gets to start the births paragraph given he arrived in 1141. School children’s least favourite playwright William Shakespeare may not have actually been born this day in 1564, but he was baptised on it, which is seemingly the next best thing. 709 more words