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It's a year today since Archie Duke shot an Ostrich...

(13 Posts)
SaggyAndLucy Fri 27-Jun-14 22:42:19

who'd have thought it!

McPhee Fri 27-Jun-14 22:43:45

Shit, I knew I'd forget sad

SaggyAndLucy Fri 27-Jun-14 23:37:34

aargh! that should say 100 years! This thread makes absolutely no sense! <<gives up and goes for a bath>>

Was he the one that used to be bizarre?

Meglet Fri 27-Jun-14 23:42:40

I've gained too much of my history general knowledge from Blackadder blush.

SaggyAndLucy Fri 27-Jun-14 23:45:09

lol! I'm. so glad someone knows what I'm on about! grin

So how did we get from there not being a war on, to there being a war on? smile

NormHonal Fri 27-Jun-14 23:58:56

I knew what you were on about!

Am I the only one who now has that Franz Ferdinand song going around in their head...?

Anyway, 'tis serious stuff, this. We neeeeed a [poppy] emoticon or summat, MNHQ!

BlackeyedSusan Fri 27-Jun-14 23:59:56

this country was friendly with that country and they had a pact with the other country and various alliances...

Fideliney Sat 28-Jun-14 02:15:08

And his wife, everyone always forgets his wife. His last words were begging her to survive for their children. She didn't sad Theirs was a morganatic marriage as he had held out against colossal pressure to marry her. It's a real love story <wipes eye>

As you were.

Here the words I sing, War's a horrid thing, So I sing sing sing.....

Fideliney Sat 28-Jun-14 02:15:49

Hear^ the words...

Efferlunt Sat 28-Jun-14 02:28:21

This https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kCEUZ4rFiac basically explains it all.

SaggyAndLucy Sat 28-Jun-14 12:30:06

lol! that's brilliant! grin

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