The Clothes They Stood Up In

The Clothes They Stood Up In The Ransomes had been burgled Robbed Mrs Ransome said Burgled Mr Ransome corrected Premises were burgled persons were robbed Mr Ransome was a solicitor by profession and thought words mattered Thoug

  • Title: The Clothes They Stood Up In
  • Author: Alan Bennett
  • ISBN: 9780375503061
  • Page: 226
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Ransomes had been burgled Robbed, Mrs Ransome said Burgled, Mr Ransome corrected Premises were burgled persons were robbed Mr Ransome was a solicitor by profession and thought words mattered Though burgled was the wrong word too Burglars select they pick they remove one item and ignore others There is a limit to what burglars can take they seldom taThe Ransomes had been burgled Robbed, Mrs Ransome said Burgled, Mr Ransome corrected Premises were burgled persons were robbed Mr Ransome was a solicitor by profession and thought words mattered Though burgled was the wrong word too Burglars select they pick they remove one item and ignore others There is a limit to what burglars can take they seldom take easy chairs, for example, and even seldom settees These burglars did They took everything.This swift moving comic fable will surprise you with its concealed depths When the sedate Ransomes return from the opera to find their Notting Hill flat stripped absolutely bare down to the toilet paper off the roll, they face a dilemma Who are they without the things they ve spent a lifetime accumulating Suddenly the world is full of unlimited and frightening possibility.

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