‘Twist In My Sobriety’ – Liza Minnelli
So I’ve had Christmas cards from:
Queenie (Freddie’s mum)
(‘best wishes forever’)
Debbie (Betty’s friend)
Lucille (Freddie’s sister)
Gran + Granddad Winterfood
(‘all our love for Christmas’)
Louise + Kev
Grandma + Granddad Pritchard
(‘best wishes for a happy + bright new year’)
(‘discard your anorak and don your protective school’)
(‘good luck in the future’)
(‘may next year be full of dungarees for you’)
(‘a really pissy new year’)
Astra + Danny
(‘good luck for the 1990s when you become famous’)
Dad + Annie
(‘I hope the new year opens a new world to you’)
(‘roll on the 1990s for a strengthening friendship’)
(‘just in case you thought I’d forgotten you’)
(‘all my love, regardless’)
(‘thank you for letting me be Fanny; watch your willy’)
(‘thank you for your trust in me with your productions; I’m so proud of you for being so talented – you work wonders’)
(‘thanks for all the help you’ve given me in these last few months’)
My No.1: ‘Tell Me When the Fever Ended’ by Electribe 101
Went to The Woodman’s Cottage for a Christmas meal with the family today. I met Betty’s waitress friends, Sarah and Jayne who are both splendidly gorgeous.
Later, I went to The Angel, which was dull, but Matty and Rod were there and they were okay.
I rang Flash and then I rang Miranda Wasp…
Mirandas’ Mum: Hello?
Ritch: Hello, is Miranda there, please?
MM: No, she’s out with you.
MM: You are in Wisbech, aren’t you?
MM: Isn’t she with you, Mark?
R: No, this is her friend: Jez…
R: Er, yes.
MM: Oh. Oh. Well, sorry.
R: That’s okay.
MM: I’m sorry, I … I don’t know where she is. Goodbye.
I’m assuming she’s back with Mark Dalton then…
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