Book Group - Three Men In A Boat discussion thread

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Feb 2016
7:52pm, 7 Feb 2016
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Another thing that was amusingly modern was his diatribe about ropes which left for a few minutes will tie themselves in knots and how you can straighten out a series of them in a field and come back later and find they have all got tangled round each other. I have seen the same comedy material done by observation comedians about e.g. headphone cables.
Oct 2017
9:31pm, 9 Oct 2017
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I read this years ago and remember thinking it was quite wodehousian. I unashamedly enjoyed the medical dictionary passage at the start where he becomes offended at not getting house maids knee.
Jun 2020
8:45am, 16 Jun 2020
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I think I might read this.

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