flash as a rat with a gold tooth, on his very own pedestal in his eponymous square.
So doesn't time just fly?
Thanks for the interest and the collective tolerance of a combination of bad-tempered geriatric ranting, stale jokes and general weirdness.
Thanks to Helen for jumping in on occasion (give us a bell, girl) and to Meg and Ben for tolerating encroachments (#896 - #919) on their territory.
And thanks to Eric for the forum.
(Technical note: an 500mm/f8 Nikkor mirror lens mounted on a D80 body which gives a focal length of 750mm. I had to walk 5km to get a decent perspective...)