Given that the combined age of regular attendants at the City Folk Club is probably in the region of 1000 years, there is every reason for us to have the date and subsequent events permanently committed to corporate memory.
|... England has taken me. (Kipling)|
So, what happened on this date in 2013?
|Roger built a tower way|
up to the Sun.
|Berry and Paul helped us|
make it through the night.
|... sailed on the alley-oh.|
|Tony B. invited us all to gavotte.|
|Henry VIII composed this|
for the uke and harmonica!
|... while Tony C. became a woman!|
(Not tonight, sweetheart!)
|Now, how do you spell|
|A dragon lives forever.|
Did you know that William, Duke of Normandy was known in his time as William the Ba****d?
Berry observed that there are some of our own contemporaries who are similarly described, undersevedly, by this epithet.