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If you really want to experience this, you need to hear the 1958 original;




Gerald Hoffnung's letter from a Bricklayer to his employer, requesting sick leave, from his unforgettable address to the Oxford Union.


( and yes, I am old enough to remember this, though I wasn't there )

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Jasper Carott, the comidian used to collect weird reports from Insurance Companys. My favourite is much more pithy (Reputdly Australian) 'He was jumping about a bit, but I still hit him'. :D


I had to find it on youtube after you mentioned it - here you go


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