Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Whatever Floats Your Moat

"I congratulate thee. Two points, Sir Gawaine."


Somehow, I never thought I see the words "medieval" and "wastebasket" in the same sentence.

Armor-- "The kind of clothing worn by a man whose tailor is a blacksmith." ~~Ambrose Bierce from The Devil's Dictionary.

5 Comments:

Blogger Megarita said...

Damn. I really want this for my office now. Because I just taught Sir Gawain and also I feel as though it could be a useful prop in my life.

8:11 AM  
Blogger Washington Cube said...

Mega: If you're serious, this is where you can buy it:

http://www.designtoscano.com/jump.jsp?itemID=5575&itemType=PRODUCT

I've thought of having a Pleurant in the garden for years. So...cheery:

http://www.designtoscano.com/index.jsp

9:42 AM  
Blogger ThaiMex1 said...

When I first saw the picture I thought of the knight in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"...the one that kept getting his appendages cut off but still continued to want to do battle.

Shows you where MY head is, I suppose.

6:23 PM  
Blogger Washington Cube said...

T: When I saw it, I thought of Drew. Shows you where my head is.

6:42 PM  
Anonymous drew said...

Now... wait!

Which part made you think of me? The helmet or the former thoughts, scribbled on paper, determined to be worthless, crumped-up wastepaper?

Oooooooh -- you dirty rat!

11:11 AM  

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