Darcy's Postcard Challenge;
The country set by Darcy this week is
Hmmmm, none of them seemed to fit
in with Lord James and poor old Ken.
Then I stumbled upon the fact that the
infamous woman spy, exotic dancer
and self named
was born in the Netherlands in 1876.
Her birth name was Margaretha Zella
and it would appear that her downfall was
her love of men.
Lots of them.
Accused and found guilty of the death
of tens of thousands of French soldiers
she was executed in 1917,
although there has been
an increasing unease
about the validity of the guilty verdict
and subsequent death sentence.
There is an interesting report here
should you wish to read more about this subject.
|(Mata Hari, exotic dancer and spy)|
And back to Lord James and Ken.......
I can tell you are enjoy-
ing your little game of
cat and mouse. I
WILL, however, have the
last laugh - in a court of
So the contents of your
safety deposit box was
a small packet of
tomato seeds. Funny.
I am in Amsterdam,
I think you know why.
Many thanks to Darcy for hosting
this fun weekly challenge,
and for all the other post-carders who pop
by and to everyone who leaves a comment.