Here is a photo of Alexander Thynne, Marquis of Bath, with crocodile, at his estate, in Longleat, Wiltshire.
That my father was an eccentric - was no doubt about it, a man from the old school, a man with a definitely nonconforming attitude.
So, I read as follow; "according to studies, there are fifteen distinctive characteristics that differentiate a healthy eccentric person from a regular person (although some may not always apply). The first five are in most people regarded as eccentric:" The outcome?
My father had thirteen of the fifteen characteristics. The two characteristics he did not have - he was not a bad speller or single.
The Characteristics are:
14 - Usually the eldest or an only child
15 - Bad spellers
To be continued
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