Sunday, January 22, 2017

Wilkie's birthday

Wilkie Collins was born on January 8, so we had a slightly belated birthday party for him yesterday with Chris and Rebecca.


The cuisine was purely Victorian, all such as might have appeared in Mrs Wragge's famous cookery-book in No Name. The poetic potato salad was delicious!


Only at Chris and Rebecca's is one served tea in a bluestocking mug.


The parlor game was on theme: