September 28th, 2006

Tea-drinker par excellence

The camel, the monkey and the pirate with no name

So last night we went with 1001 Nights - that's one thousand and one, geeks, not nine.

We had Farouk the ancient chronicler with the creepy hands, Sheherazade, the young and vital perfumer with the healing touch, Naruzah, the proud and manly steward and Cassim, the ageless eunuch strangler.

And what stories we told: How the Camel got its Hump; the Prince, his Monkey and the Bird of Wisdom and The Fate of Ahmed, great-grandfather of Sheherazade, at the hands of the Pirate with no name.

There's a more full write up here.