So, now that we've thrashed this one out to everyone's satisfaction, we turn to the question:
How many heifers?
― Aimless, Wednesday, 11 March 2009 20:21 (twelve years ago) link
No takers? Very well. How many snifters?
― Aimless, Friday, 13 March 2009 19:57 (twelve years ago) link
an elegant sufficiency
as to the question of heifers, I wouldn't dream of replying
― Matt, Sunday, 15 March 2009 20:42 (twelve years ago) link
Your reticence regarding the heifers is quite correct, Matt. Forgive my error in asking. A gentleman never discusses these matters.
― Aimless, Sunday, 15 March 2009 21:54 (twelve years ago) link
Naturally, particularly when one has promised the heifers to be the very soul of discretion.
― Matt, Tuesday, 17 March 2009 09:07 (twelve years ago) link
Just popping in briefly (from Paris - so busy!) to say that I had some sole de discrétion absolue yseterday. Naturally I have no intention of telling you how it was, though.
― It is not enough to love mankind – you must be able to stand (Michael White), Friday, 20 March 2009 15:03 (twelve years ago) link