I was getting a little bit carried away with conversational theme
of disparaging this particular piece. Oxfam will still get my £2 "fine".
(I still find the cruelty aspect of the image very disturbing, even if it is an official heraldic thing.
But on a theme of boosting
Chance, I lend my copy of "Chance Expressions" to the lovely lady who works in my local library - he sister has collected Chance for quite a while, but didn't know anything about it, or that there was a book even written on it.
Well - she was so impressed and delighted with the book and the chance to read it and find out about her collection, that she gave me a massive great round tin of a certain well-known brand of chocolates as a thank-you. I'd hope she's going to be ordering her own copy.