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

J Woodruff profjenn12 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 14 20:40:38 BST 2021


Yes - I goofed.

On Tue, Sep 14, 2021, 3:28 PM Karen A. Wyle <kawyle at att.net> wrote:

>  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
> ***********
>
> [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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