[LMB] OT: Kai Lung (Was: Terry Pratchett

Karen A. Wyle kawyle at att.net
Tue Sep 14 20:28:01 BST 2021


 I believe it's Harriet Vane who quotes it to Wimsey.
Karen A. Wyle
    On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 03:06:17 PM EDT, J Woodruff <profjenn12 at gmail.com> wrote:  
 
 I should wander this over to the Lord Peter list, but one of my favorite
moments in *Strong Poison *is when Wimsey quotes that.

JLWT
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[snip] 
> Yay!  Someone else appreciates Kai Lung!  A superb source of cod-Oriental
> wise sayings.  My second favourite line, which I repeat to myself when I
> need focus:  "But however enticing it may be to wander unchecked among a
> garden of bright images, are we not enticing your mind away from another
> topic of almost equal importance?"
>
> Peter Hews
>

  


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