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WAWIBF... James Blunt

23 June 2006

James Blunt was this week taken up to the heavens by a host of heavenly angels - all of whom were former models - wrapped in fine if rather bland silks and proffered a seat at the right hand of God. In fact, he has Jesus' seat now. God told Jesus to take it on the arches when he read in The Sun that Blunt has now taken to healing the sick with his powerful yet odious wounded llama sounds.

Last month five-year-old Claudia De'Alwis was playing at a friend's house when she accidentally toppled over a first floor balcony and landed herself in a coma. Ten days later Claudia's favourite song, the classic, multi-award-winning bile-jerker, 'Beautiful' drifted across the ward and the little girl was pulled back from the very larynx of death. It would be easy of course to note with a certain over-eager smugness that usually James Blunt's soporific bilge has the opposite effect. It would be a breeze to point out that were Ivor Novello alive today to witness the awarding of two statuettes bearing his name and indeed his image to the single most sickening song in the history of mankind, he'd be the one tossing himself off balconies. But none of that matters. What matters is that Claudia is alive and on the mend. And that Lord Jesus Blunt saved her life.

Amen.


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