Grumpy tourist

In the fifties and sixties the English were famous for going to foreign places and expecting all manner of things, that the locals speak English, that fish and chips be served with English beer and a so much more. That was the same if they holidayed in their own country as well.

Postcards sent home grumpily explained the dreadful time they were having, rather than talking about the amazing sights they might encounter because they were ‘foreign.’ Here instead of admiring the amazing view the sender complains about the weather, typically English.


About the Author

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The Cat is one of the most successful feline authors in the history of Catkind. His sharp elegant wit has produced the bestselling book ‘Getting Out – Excerpts from a Cat’s Diary’ and of course the much plagiarised gag of the same name which appears on all of the funniest joke sites on the internet.

Copies of the Cat’s masterpiece of feline literature ‘Getting Out – Excerpts from a Cat’s Diary’ and his latest wonderful book ‘The Cat’s Travelogue’ can be purchased at a bookstore near you or from the internet at and here for the Travelogue The Cat’s Travelogue Paperback Edition or at what The Cat calls his www – wickedly wonderful website here where you can not only learn more about me the genius Cat but also play my games they are all paw picked by me and have been described as “exactly what free on-line games should be, fun, free and fantastic.”