My wife and I have been enjoying a DVD of the delightful British detective series Midsomer Murders (thanks, Eric!), and the episode we watched last night, "Blood Will Out," taught me a new word, didicoi. It's apparently a purely U.K. term, because none of my U.S. dictionaries have it, not even the imposing Webster's Third New International, but the Concise Oxford English Dictionary has it: "didicoi.
SPOILER ALERT! If you haven’t watched last night’s True Blood season finale, stop reading now. We’re wondering if the episode tested any loyalties…Eric (Alexander Skarsgard) told the Queen he’d “take care of” Bill personally, presum... Read Post
Midsommer Murders is one of those British mystery series that fall into a sub-genre called “the village mystery” – though, thanks to Caroline Graham, the writer on whose books the series is based, the setting is an entire county so ... Read Post