Category: thud!

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iesika:

“He hated games. They made the world look too simple. Chess, in particular, had always annoyed him. It was the dumb way the pawns went off and slaughtered their fellow pawns while the king lounged about doing nothing. If only the pawns would’ve united … the whole board could’ve been a republic in about a dozen moves.”

Thud!, Terry Pratchett

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zephrbabe:

The worst thing you can do is nothing.

Terry Pratchett, “Thud”

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discworldtour:

““I need no axe to be a dwarf,” said Bashfullsson. “Nor do I need to hate trolls. What kind of creature defines itself by hatred?”

— Terry Pratchett, Thud!

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zephrbabe:

The worst thing you can do is nothing.

Terry Pratchett, “Thud”

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“Would a minute have mattered? No, probably not, although his young son appeared to have a very accurate internal clock. Possibly even 2 minutes would be okay. Three minutes, even. You could go to five minutes, perhaps. But that was just it. If you could go for five minutes, then you’d go to ten, then half an hour, a couple of hours…and not see your son all evening. So that was that. Six o’clock, prompt. Every day. Read to young Sam. No excuses. He’d promised himself that. No excuses. No excuses at all.”

– Terry Pratchett – Thud

HAPPY FATHERS DAY EVERYONE

Celebrating with some Great Dad Sam Vimes!!

And Shout out to my dad for being awesome and still exercising his embarrassing parent skills on a regular basis!

I hope great father’s everywhere have an awesome day and embrace their inner Sam Vimes with gusto!!

“Where’s my daddy? Is that my daddy? He goes "Buggrit! Millennium hand and shrimp!” That’s Foul ‘Ole Ron! That’s not my daddy!“

alda-rana:

alda-rana:

Day 30: Thud and Found! Brick found a father and Detritus found a son.

laraswio:

laraswio:

Another Pratchett: Thud! – Sally & Angua
… still awesome characters  <3

ofpaintedflowers:

ofpaintedflowers:

Sybil and her boys. 💖 

sansael:

sansael:

Am I doing the meme right? 

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And floating out of an open upstairs window was the voice of Sam Vimes: 

“It goes HRUUUGH! It is a hippopotamus! That is not my cow!”

Nevertheless, it was close enough for now.


Terry Pratchett, Thud!