The Curmudgeon
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The Curmudgeon

The Way of the Grouch

The path to enlightenment through irritation

The Grouch who can be mollified is not the true Grouch

Grouchiness is eternal. The true Grouch never mellows. The bus is never on time, the traffic is never less than bad, the weather is always too hot, too cold, too wet or too dry. People are always annoying. Things are never as they should…



A space where a grumpy old Yorkshireman speaks his mind on what interests or annoys him.

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Tony Atkinson

Snapper-up of unconsidered trifles, walker of paths less travelled by. Writer of fanfiction. Player of games.