A discursive look at Napoleonic & ECW wargaming, plus a load of old Hooptedoodle on this & that

Friday, 20 April 2012

Hooptedoodle #49a - Leaving Home

Magnus has to take drastic steps when his parents fail to take the world banana situation sufficiently seriously.

If anyone is offended by the distressing context or the strong language, I hope you will take comfort from knowing that this story is not true and is, in fact, made up.


  1. Made me chuckle!

  2. They grow up so quickly these days...sniff!

  3. I think my favourite bit is the little sardonic look he gives his mother when she wishes him "bon voyage". But - come on, gentlemen - what else can you do when your mum doesn't buy Fair Trade bananas?

  4. Leaves me a bit low I have to say; my boy finally decamping to The Smoke this year (though he is 26)...