Sunday 15 May 2011

Words Get the Better of him

Algernon Swift goes to a cheese and wine party but the intensely social atmosphere brings on a sudden attack of logorrhoea. He starts to pun compulsively on the canapés, the décor and the facial characteristics of the other guests.

Soon no-one at the party is willing to talk to him and for the rest of the evening he is left languaging in a corner.

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