Chaucer's Land Rover... - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > PAG Vehicle Discussion > Land Rover
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-22-2005, 14:02   #1 (permalink)
Richard Brookman
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Chaucer's Land Rover...

There was muche of snawe and ise in thos farr off dayse. There was a
scrivener of Londoun yclept Geoffroy Chauser, and he a Lande Roverre hadde.
On a daye, he gotte stucke in a drifte of snawe and was sore pyssed offe.
With muche lucke, there was a compagnie who could supplye the kitte:

http://www.roofrackshop.co.uk/snowchains/snowchains.htm

"Welcome to our superb range of "fast fit" Weissenfels Snowchains, we supply
snow chains for Cars, 4x4's and Vans. Weissenfels have been established snow
chain manufacturers since 1462, so the expertise gained over such a long
period is enormous."

--
Rich
==============================
Disco 300 Tdi auto
S2a 88" SW
Tiggrr (V8 trialler)


  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-22-2005, 15:01   #2 (permalink)
Austin Shackles
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...

On or around Tue, 22 Nov 2005 21:40:00 -0000, "Richard Brookman"
<newsboy@nowhere.com> enlightened us thusly:

> There was muche of snawe and ise in thos farr off dayse. There was a
>scrivener of Londoun yclept Geoffroy Chauser, and he a Lande Roverre hadde.
>On a daye, he gotte stucke in a drifte of snawe and was sore pyssed offe.
>With muche lucke, there was a compagnie who could supplye the kitte:
>
>http://www.roofrackshop.co.uk/snowchains/snowchains.htm
>
>"Welcome to our superb range of "fast fit" Weissenfels Snowchains, we supply
>snow chains for Cars, 4x4's and Vans. Weissenfels have been established snow
>chain manufacturers since 1462, so the expertise gained over such a long
>period is enormous."


Cloff!
--
Austin Shackles. www.ddol-las.net my opinions are just that
"The boys are dreaming wicked or of the bucking ranches of the night and
the jollyrodgered sea." Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953) Under milk wood
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-22-2005, 16:01   #3 (permalink)
Erik-Jan Geniets
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...



Richard Brookman wrote:
> Weissenfels have been established snow
> chain manufacturers since 1462,


Richard, thought you knew my ancient horse had them ;-)
Kind regards,
Erik-Jan.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2005, 04:01   #4 (permalink)
Dave P
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...

Eny fule kno that Chaucer died in about 1430. The chains came 32 years
too late.

  Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2005, 13:01   #5 (permalink)
Larry
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...

Perchaunce alack and rue the daye
Had I the chains last Christmastide
I would not for mine rescue then abide
Nor would I ever have to paye
Ye price of an new laurel hege
Which smitten was on roades edge.
When carriage did not as I bade
And ran amuck, oh twas so sad.


--
Larry
Series 3 rust and holes



"Richard Brookman" <newsboy@nowhere.com> wrote in message
news:3uhhhfF11715oU1@individual.net...
> There was muche of snawe and ise in thos farr off dayse. There was a
> scrivener of Londoun yclept Geoffroy Chauser, and he a Lande Roverre

hadde.
> On a daye, he gotte stucke in a drifte of snawe and was sore pyssed offe.
> With muche lucke, there was a compagnie who could supplye the kitte:
>
> http://www.roofrackshop.co.uk/snowchains/snowchains.htm
>
> "Welcome to our superb range of "fast fit" Weissenfels Snowchains, we

supply
> snow chains for Cars, 4x4's and Vans. Weissenfels have been established

snow
> chain manufacturers since 1462, so the expertise gained over such a long
> period is enormous."
>
> --
> Rich
> ==============================
> Disco 300 Tdi auto
> S2a 88" SW
> Tiggrr (V8 trialler)
>
>



  Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2005, 16:01   #6 (permalink)
Richard Brookman
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...

....and Larry spake unto the tribes of Usenet, saying...


> Perchaunce alack and rue the daye
> Had I the chains last Christmastide
> I would not for mine rescue then abide
> Nor would I ever have to paye
> Ye price of an new laurel hege
> Which smitten was on roades edge.
> When carriage did not as I bade
> And ran amuck, oh twas so sad.


Larry, that's really very good. I'm impressed.

--
Rich
==============================
Disco 300 Tdi auto
S2a 88" SW
Tiggrr (V8 trialler)


  Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2005, 17:01   #7 (permalink)
Ian Rawlings
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Chaucer's Land Rover...

On 2005-11-24, Larry <NDA@larry-arnold.cwm> wrote:

> Perchaunce alack and rue the daye
> Had I the chains last Christmastide


Hehe yes I remember you posting about that little incident, excellent
verse, almost spat me beer all over the monitor!

--
For every expert, there is an equal but opposite expert
  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > PAG Vehicle Discussion > Land Rover



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 23:49.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.