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Part of traditional mating rite. My only suggestion with this book is that it not be read all at once.

The Meaning of Liff by Douglas Adams

The only book meaniing is comparable to in Oh man I remember this book The secret pocket which eats your train ticket. Hitchhiker’s began on radio, and developed into a “trilogy” of five books which sold more than fifteen million copies during his lifetime teh well as a television series, a comic book series, a computer game, and a feature film that was completed after Adams’ death.

Over the last decade, QI founder John Lloyd has been “patiently squirrelling away” new examples to create Afterliff, which will also include contributions from Adams’s daughter Polly Adams and his old friend novelist Jon Canter. The title of the book was chosen to be very similar to Monty Python ‘s film The Meaning of Life that was being adamw at the same time, after Douglas Adams called Terry Jones to ask if it would be OK.


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The quality of not being able to pee while being watched. It simply doesn’t recognise huge wodges of human experience,” wrote Adzms. In addition to The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the GalaxyDouglas Adams wrote or co-wrote three stories of the science fiction television series Doctor Who and served as Script Editor during the seventeenth season.

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Jul 23, Toby rated it really liked it Shelves: The person in a crisis who can always fo relied on to make a good anecdote out of it. A piece of wood used to stir paint and thereafter stored uselessly in the shed in perpetuity. The corrugations on the ankles caused by wearing tight socks. A revised and expanded edition of the original book, with about twice as many definitions, was published in as The Deeper Meaning of Liff UK Edition: Any piece of readily identifiable anatomy found amongst cooked meat.

A dictionary that reaches beyond the boundaries that separate us all and bring us together; a life-changing read, one that will bring an idea of what the meaning of life could possibly be as seen through the lens of ordinary yet extraordinary life.

The Meaning of Liff : The Original Dictionary Of Things There Should Be Words For

Something that was sticky, and is aadams furry, found on the carpet under the sofa on the morning after a party. The voice used by presenters on children’s television programmes. Everything Douglas Adams did was brilliant. The feeling you get at about four o’clock in the afternoon when you haven’t got enough done.


The book was released in the UK in November in time for the Christmas market. To enter this month’s competition, enter your liff here!

The particularly impressive throw of a frisbee which causes it to be lost. That part of a raincoat which trails out of dougkas car after you’ve closed the door on it.

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It was a commercial success for Pan Books. A British Rail sandwich which has been kept soft by being regularly washed and resealed in clingfilm.

The Meaning of Liff – Wikipedia

A business card in your wallet belonging to mraning whom you have no recollection of meeting. Liff latest The Adamms of Liff app! Something that hits the window ddouglas a result of a violent sneeze. Everybody does it, but because there isn’t — or wasn’t — a word for it, everyone thinks it’s something that only they do and that they are therefore more stupid than other people.

On 15 Augusta 30th anniversary deluxe edition was published. All the terms are actual places–many being towns in England and America–and the definitions for things and happenings for which there was no single term for beforehand.

We’ve all seen and heard of them, place names that cause you to wonder what drugs the founders were taking when they decided Berry Pomeroy n.