Friday, October 14, 2011

The Smiling Hour


Blue-blooded Blue Note, companeros - 100% proof.

I shall require a beverage.

Thelonious Monk - 'Straight, No Chaser' (1951)

9 comments:

  1. Lovely stuff Mr H. But I feel the Bloody Mary I am sipping does not do this track justice.

    Have a good one companero.

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  2. and there's me with a bottle of bourbon giving me the eye
    x

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  3. Red, red wine, stay close to me...

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  4. Half a can of flat Skol, don't let me be alone...

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  5. Quiet tonight lads.

    We used to take a 4 pack of Skol to whoever's house we were next at and they would take it to the next get together this went on for about two years until i got back to the tight arsed git who brought it in the firdt place, who fucked things up by drinking them. They must have been flat by that time.

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  6. My mate Carlos still has a can of, ahem, 'Fritz' lager (?) that we first bought from the corner shop before a student party in Wood Street, Walthamstow in 1985.

    We used to put it out at every event we hosted or attended. And no-one ever opened it.

    He has subsequently taken it to parties all around the world.

    Its ring pull remains - unpulled.

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  7. For you Fritz, the party is over. Schnell schnell

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  8. Oh, this is lovely. I'm all out of my own bourbon though, so I'll have to mooch off Ally if she'll let me.

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