Posts Tagged ‘period piece’

Robber’s Dance: The Butch Matson Story (R)

He never told Father Cleary to go fuck himself and this was, for the majority of his life, one of his top two greatest regrets – the other being a hankering for smothered pork chops one summer night in ’38, but we’ll get to that in due course. Butch’s restraint in regards to the old […]

Practically Perfect (G)

10 May 1941 Flt. Lt. Michael Banks No. 141 Sqdn. RAF Station, Wittering Dearest Brother, There is a moment’s peace as this evening’s shelling seems well and truly done, and I will take advantage of the dimmed lamp­light to put pen to paper and relate this most odd and utterly baffling coincidence, which I hope […]

Where the Black-Eyed Susans Grow (PG)

Jonathan ran the fingers of his right hand over his uniform’s breast pocket to reassure himself that the glasses were still there. They were a new and absolutely necessary addition to his life, but he couldn’t get used to them. Ugly things. However, he couldn’t find it in his heart to complain when he considered […]