Author Topic: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave  (Read 564 times)


Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2020, 10:56:59 am »
I am imagining Dogmatix pining :(

I loved Asterix books when I was a kid.
I think you'll find it's a bit more complicated than that.

Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2020, 11:46:58 am »
I am imagining Dogmatix pining :(

I loved Asterix books when I was a kid.


Likewise, I've often been tempted to buy the lot, just to enjoy the wonderful names.   Tintin as well .   Just no room to have them.
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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #3 on: March 24, 2020, 04:23:19 pm »
Aw  :(

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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #4 on: March 24, 2020, 04:51:26 pm »
Ah! Sad - though I had no idea he was still alive.

I remember discovering Asterix via the collection of an older cousin. At that age, I just loved the drawings. There's so much life and character and energy in them. I found them totally mesmerising. Still do.

Appreciation of the brilliance of the writing (and the puns) came later.
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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #5 on: March 24, 2020, 04:54:36 pm »
 :(
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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #6 on: March 24, 2020, 04:56:37 pm »
Oh no!
The sky fell on his head!
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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2020, 05:22:52 pm »
I did O-level French at school, but it was only when we came here 10 years later that I learnt real French from colleagues, Astérix and Boris Vian. I stopped buying the albums when Goscinny died, though - although the artwork was still good, the sparkle was gone. Still, kudos to Uderzo for keeping the series alive.

I've dusted all those old bottles and set them up straight.

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Re: Requisat In Pace, hope he gets a good obelix to mark his grave
« Reply #8 on: March 24, 2020, 09:50:33 pm »
I am imagining Dogmatix pining :(

I loved Asterix books when I was a kid.


Likewise, I've often been tempted to buy the lot, just to enjoy the wonderful names.   Tintin as well .   Just no room to have them.
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