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Terry wins piggy prize

Postby wicked woman » Wed May 30, 2012 6:11 am

Terry is to have a pig named in his honour after winning the 13th Bolinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction, which he won for Snuff.
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Jason » Wed May 30, 2012 7:09 am

So will the Pig be called Terry or Snuff?
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby AuntyVague » Wed May 30, 2012 7:28 am

The pig would have to be hoping it is going to be 'Terry'!
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby BatrickPatrick » Wed May 30, 2012 12:11 pm

Snuff is quite a cute name for a pig. *snuffles*
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Wed May 30, 2012 12:15 pm

Snuff after the book title, As part of his prize, a Gloucestershire Old Spot pig will be named after his novel.
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Bouncy Castle » Wed May 30, 2012 12:54 pm

Snuff the pig would indicate chops in his near future!
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Tonyblack » Wed May 30, 2012 1:37 pm

Congratulations Terry! :D
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby The Mad Collector » Thu May 31, 2012 6:43 am

Snuff the Pig doesn't sound too bad, the year Marina Lewycka won the poor pig ended up being called 'A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian' :roll:
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby ghostsecurity28 » Thu May 31, 2012 8:39 am

well done terry :)
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Del » Thu May 31, 2012 11:23 am

Congrats Terry :clap:

So if its a "special" pig ... does it get to live forever and just breed for the rest of its life rather than get eaten?
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Batty » Thu May 31, 2012 3:32 pm

Ooh! I bet he's as happy as a pig in muck!
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Re: Terry wins piggy prize

Postby Big Aggie » Thu May 31, 2012 4:33 pm

I read the news this morning, good stuff Mr. P :text-bravo:
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