Today frequent contributor, Bruce, sent me three interesting reports from centuries past.
The first is about a thief who stole an Italian greyhound. When caught he was offered two choices: he could either be consigned to the police or he could kneel down on the street and kiss the little dog.
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The second story concerns a woman who was struck dumb when she swallowed thunder.
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Number three tells us about Victorian era writers who were rebellious teenagers.
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