Thursday 20 February 2020


"Steampunk is nostalgia for what never was."
George Mann

I love Steampunk. My parents are away on their travels and sent me this. It ticks all the boxes.



  1. "Parents on travels..."? This magnificent vehicle would definitely suit the traveling family of Professor Carberry of Brown University! (And if you've not yet had the pleasure of not meeting Professor Carberry, do, please treat yourself to a never-to-be-experienced introduction.)


Rest awhile and smile.

I parked my ample rump on that there bench and followed the instructions on its plaque.  It wasn't exactly an onerous task to have to re...