Dumb Luck

Greyfriars bobby

No politics in this, just something of a Public Service Announcement, along the lines of “Don’t Be An Idiot”.

In the last few weeks I was through in Edinburgh a number of times for one reason or another and I noticed something at the site of the Greyfriar’s Bobby statue.

I assume all of you who are Scottish know the story, for those of you who aren’t, and maybe don’t know it, this dog was said to have sat minding the grave of his dead owner for 14 years.

The statue was put up in 1873 and had been going along fine for more than 100 years until something strange began happening a couple of years ago.

To see what it is, take a look at the nose on the statue.

When I went up there, there was a sign on the railing next to it. I can’t remember the…

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