"Pals of the Dook, I suppose?" said the landlord, surveying our mud-stained garments with ironical eyes.
"I've less reason to wish the Dook well than most men," said he, "for I was head coachman once, and cruel bad he treated me.
We'd bomb and wedgy, dook
and splash, and annoy our swimming coaches.
Could the days of ledge-side parties, lady-hobo mosh pits and the occasional public dook
James Wishart, 7 Weir Street, Raploch, one of 11 men carrying out the repair work, and the only one to escape injury, told the Observer: "We were working at the front of two road headings in the big dook
. I left to put away my tools and was about 90 feet away from my mates when I heard an explosion, and rush of air almost blew me off my feet.
STEPPING OUT Jenna goes for a dook
, above, and, below, with Tom as Victoria and Albert
LOONY DOOKERS The Forth is strong with these MORE than 1000 people braved the freezing Firth of Forth for the Loony Dook
as the nation nursed its Hogmanay hangover.
After 2015's The Scene Between (essentially a solo project), Brighton-based Parton began working on Semicircle with current live band members and previous contributors, such as guitarist Sam Dook
and rapper Ninja.
Chuor - Women's Representative, Jonglei State.
Donald and Finlay, along with Mairi, donned Victorian swimming costumes, right, and joined in the New Year's Day Loony Dook
at South Queensferry, when hundreds of intrepid souls immersed themselves in the cold waters of the Firth of Forth.
A giant pot of mushy peas and stew would be bubbling away all night, pastry ready and waiting to go in the oven just before it was served up with plenty of crusty bread to dook
in the gravy.