Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Dining With The Supreme Leader

I dreamed I was attending a dinner given by the supreme leader of a communist country in Asia and simultaneously digging down into compacted earth to uncover a buried something-or-other the regime wanted to keep hidden. The supreme leader (who, incidentally was a woman) put a bag upon the table and said it was full of pre-revolutionary banknotes from a neighbouring communist country- worthless of course- which she'd picked up when she was there on a state visit because she found them interesting...

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