While cooking Swedish Pancakes* (because Swedish Pancakes!):
Thing 1: "Y'know, they write about Bathsheba; they write about Beersheba. But nobody ever writes about Beerbathsheba, who had way more fun."
Thing 2: "Or her cousin Champagne-Shower Sheba, who had even more fun!"
Ah, Roseholme Cottage, built in 1924 and still alive with the memory of flappers....
* Simplest recipe in the world: a cuppa flour, a cuppa milk, a coupl'a eggs. Or three. Pile high and serve with butter and sugar or good jam between each layer, or syrup. Whatever.
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