My lovely friend Julie at Thinking About… posed an interesting question. If you had to choose four books published before 1970 (an arbitrary but harmless date), what four would you choose? This was actually easier than I thought. Sadly rejecting
Three Men In A Boat by Jerome K. Jerome Catch-22 by Joseph Heller The Seven Minutes by Irving Wallace Diary Of A Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith and even My Early Life by Winston Churchill,
I decided on the following:
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Thank You, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse The Day Of The Triffids by John Wyndham Flashman by George MacDonald Fraser
Last week I listed thirteen movies I have never seen. This week it's TV programs. They are all pretty mainstream, and all are successful, but I have never felt any inclination to watch them. They neither interest nor attract, so I don't bother.