Diary of a Nobody (B2/C1)

My dear wife Carrie and I have been a week in our new house. After my work in the City, I like to be at home. "Home, Sweet Home," that's my motto.

The ‘Nobody’ is Charles Pooter, one of the great comic characters in English literature. Pooter’s diary gives us a wonderfully funny picture of suburban life in 1880’s London.

In one of tne of funniest episodes from the George & Weedon Grossmith classic. Mr Pooter attempts some painting and decorating.

“I paint the bath red, with unexpected results….”