Tuesday’s Piece

And Noah often said to his wife when he sat down to dine,
I don’t care where the water goes if it doesn’t get into the wine.

(G. K. Chesterton, 1874 – 1936)

John Lentell
Rhodesia Herald
13th April, 1971

(Image: Drunkenness of Noah by Giovanni Bellini)

Monday’s Piece

God created woman. And boredom did indeed cease from that moment – but many other things ceased as well. Woman was God’s second mistake.

(Friedrich Nietzsche, 1844 – 1900)

John Lentell
Rhodesia Herald
12th April, 1971

(Photo of my mother, Sylvia, circa late 1960s)