Arise, Sir Terry! Discworld Author Terry Pratchett Knighted

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There are times when the phrase “Absolutely, totally, gobsmackingly, mindbogglingly amazed” just doesn’t cover it.

The words of the newly-knighted Sir Terry Pratchett, creator and chronicler of the Discworld, and the mind behind the Wee Free Men. Summarizing the likely effect of the honor on his professional life, he added

This means that fans, while not calling me Sir, must now refrain from throwing things.  Regrettably, no sword is included in the box 🙂

Congratulations, Sir Terry! And best wishes for the coming Year of the Pensive Hare.

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