Thursday, 10 June 2010
Saturday Island - Gotta be a keeper, right?
This is how Michael in Saturday Island by Hugh Brooke, addresses his much loved ship wreck companion, Aggie.
It’s a Heineman Adventure book that sold for two shillings and sixpence in 1935
“My teeth are false, my hair are few.
My age is over sixty two.
Please pass the salad dressing, do,
Said Mrs Douglas Crosbie”