Thoughts on a Knickerbocker Glory …

02 Oct

Gooseyanne's Blog

This is your actual Knickerbocker Glory.  You might well wonder why it is the subject of my latest Blog.  Well – I went to school in a seaside town in England.  As teenagers if we had anything to celebrate (or even if we didn`t) we would head to an ice-cream parlour in the High Street.  My it was fashionable!  It was before the days of mass television so we were not subjected to pictures of the All-American Ice Cream Parlor but, if we were to imagine one – this was it.  Tiled floor and high counter with chrome stools with lovely black leather seats.  An array of chrome soda fountains busily shussshing and whoossshing away on the long counter.  Lots of polished mirrors.  On not-particularly-special days we would climb up onto the high stools and order ice creams.  That particular brand had a very distinctive taste – sort of like…

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