Pirate63

Linguist Free

Retired Irish curmudgeon and part-time pirate. Currently hiding out in Ecuador

Recent Comments

  1. about 3 hours ago on Andy Capp

    You have to understand my sense of irony and the fact that I can’t stand most Christmas music! ( Explanation for the latter … just ask anyone who has had to constantly listen to the stuff at their work, from November to January! )

  2. about 3 hours ago on That is Priceless

    It is certainly no joke / that the poor fool went broke / when knocked off his perch / by that two-timing birch. / Boled down by a stoke from an oak.

  3. about 4 hours ago on That is Priceless

    He always started his letters with Saulutations!

  4. about 4 hours ago on Shoe

    “God helps him who helps himself” ( And God help him who gets caught helping himself! )

  5. about 4 hours ago on Mike du Jour

    Good one! You kept it a lot cleaner than I would have.

  6. about 6 hours ago on Andy Capp

    Thanks, Gweedo

    Here’s MacGowen, Christy MacColl, and the Pogues with their classic Fairytales of New York ( one of my favorite Christmas songs ).

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtFfhlZPLls

    And another of Shane MacGowen with my old friend Ronnie Drew (RIP) and The Dubliners.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7kuttv4XRo

  7. about 7 hours ago on Andy Capp

    I’m waiting for Andy to come home one night, throw his cap through the door, and holler at his wife, “Don’t pay the ransom, Florrie, I’ve escaped!”

  8. about 7 hours ago on Andy Capp

    The family that plays together, stays together!

  9. about 7 hours ago on That is Priceless

    “The Larch…”

  10. about 7 hours ago on That is Priceless

    Had a lot of pain lately, but that’ll hopefully change at noon, tomorrow.