England match v USA

Wade and I sat in The Cross Keys, Sprodlington last night enjoying a rather nice pint of World Top and pondering Capello’s starting line up for this evening.
“Do you know what?” posed Wade as he raised his glass to his mouth
“I wonder if the Americans will turn up just before the end and claim the victory!”

Bloody Sun – England Flags

So, the day after I stock up on England Flags, trying to do my patriotic best for Queen and Country and that Rooney swearing bloke, The Sun newspaper “gives them away ” to all readers (if that’s an adequate description for those who buy the newspaper

In the meantime, my flags which are reasonably priced at £3.99 appear to have faltered at half mast.

I have a box of 150 unsold flags in my store-room. It’s not even as if there’s a Royal Wedding on the horizon, and it does appear as though The Queen is going on for a little bit longer. Would people wave flags if the Duke of Edinburgh left us ? I’m not sure if he is even English though.

Bugger and sod.