Monday’s quiz

1. Who said: “There are no conditions of life to which a man cannot get accustomed if he sees them accepted by everyone about him”?

2. What’s a gillie (sometimes written as ghillie)?

3. Which is Italy’s biggest lake?

4. Which sheep breed resulted from crossing Cheviots and Romneys?

5. Who wrote The Curly Pyjama Letters?

3 Responses to Monday’s quiz

  1. rayinnz says:

    1 Scotish gamekeeper
    2 Gardia or Gardi
    4 Perendale
    5 My fave cartonist M Leunig


  2. Kismet says:

    1 Tolstoy
    2 Scottish equivilent of gamekeeper
    3 Como
    4 Perendale
    5 Pass


  3. gravedodger says:

    1 tolstoy
    2 scottish gamekeeper famous comes to mind, Queen Victoria’s Mr Brown. From the gaelic.
    3 garda, como is the deepest
    4 Perendale developed by Sir Geofrey Peren and others
    5 pass, had to look it up.


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