It’s the 200th anniversary of Charles Dickens’s birth. (Also, on a much smaller scale, my second anniversary on my job, but who cares?)
LibraryThing is having a “Dickens of a” ReadaThing. Go read some Bleak House or something. I’ll wait.
I do like Google doodles –
I don’t know if this is a real Dickens quote, but it’s marvelous: “There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.”
Perhaps in honour of his birthday it will finally penetrate the layers of my brain that it’s ENS, not INS. *sigh*