Lists

February 16th, 2010

List One

COLOURS:

1. Traffic lights

2. Red velvet

3. Grass against a bruised sky

4. The Tilda bismati rice packaging

5. Christmas lights

6. Midnight blue velvet

7. Van Eyck paintings

8. The three fairy godmothers in Sleeping Beauty

9. ‘View Of Toledo’, El Greco

February 16th, 2010

List Two

THINGS I WOULD LIKE TO BE ABLE TO DO:

1. Juggle and throw knives, if not with finesse, then at least with workaday competence

2. Play chess without embarrassment

3. Use the English language with confidence and charm

4. Tap dance

5. Fly without mechanical aid

6. Somersault across a crowded room like Pris in ‘Blade Runner’

7. Complete at least one cryptic crossword

8. Make a coin disappear