Ratty, Mole, Badger and Mr Toad were in Letchworth as cast members of the Broadway Theatre's Christmas production of The Wind in the Willows were unveiled.
Classical Latin 'literature' was in its day a treat for the ear. Even those who were rich enough to learn to read would hear the poems of Virgil and Ovid read aloud.
If millennial's are seeking a nostalgic pop fix from the late 90s boyband boom then a1 are top of 'the a list' for standing the test of time.
A 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school on a winter evening as it is getting dark. A neighbour stops her and invites her to see the underground den he has built. He is evil. She will not leave that place alive.
Perhaps the peak of his dog poetry was the line showing unconditional love, when an owner states: "You are not my dog" and the dog stubbornly responds: "You are the best owner I've ever had."