Tuesday, 5 January 2016
My Dad picked up Luke Skywalker in 1977 #BritishDadStuff #StarWars
"Whos the young one in that Star Wars Neil?"
So only now do I find out that Dad picked up Mark Hamill in his taxi off the Kings Road in 1977.
"Not Harrison Ford... or that princess in the white dress, the other one - the young one"
"Dunno - he was wearing a Beano badge.
I said "What you doing wearing that badge - my son's got one of them at home... And he's five!" (That was me).
"And he said that he "just sort of liked the look of it."
"Struck me as a really nice bloke. Could take a laugh. Very pleasant chap."
And my Dad thought I wouldn't be interested in that.
Until it occurred to him now.
That was my unexpected Star Wars (cast) review.
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