Another Fethry supporter

Fluks, H.W. H.W.Fluks at
Thu Sep 6 10:38:30 CEST 2001


> When I was a kid in Denmark back in the
> sixties I was annoyed by Fethry, and I generally didn't like 
> the stories in which he appeared. Later on, and especially
> after reading Jon Gisle's book
> Donaldismen, it dawned on me that the fact that the character 
> was annoying
> was in fact the fact that made him a good character.

I could have written this myself (except that I never read Jon Gisle's book;
I learned to appreciate Fethry here on DCML, actually).
I think this indicates that the Fethry stories are annoying to *children*,
while (slightly...) older people love them.

The Dutch editors never grew up: they banned Fethry in 1974. 8-)


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