I shall be away all of next week, contemplating the universe and my small place in it and I want to ensure that any visitors who call by while I'm gone find something deep and meaningful here, along with the chocolate cake I'll be leaving in the fridge.
Pegs. That's the hot topic of the week. Sales of clothes pegs are rising for the first time in years, according to the Consumer Affairs Correspondent of the Telegraph. So, here is a puzzle to keep you busy while I'm away: connect the captions to the pictures. For 10 extra points, write a short history of the clothes peg and its place in (a) the history of the world, (b) your personal development and (c) the future of the polar ice caps.