For other people named Stephen Fry, see Stephen Fry disambiguation. On the Origin of Objects towards a philosophy of computation. I know all too well the adoration which can be clandestinely articulated in the crisp fold of a handkerchief, the measured cut of a flower stem, and the perfect temperature of a presciently-drawn bath. Posting incomplete so I can find this thread more easily. I take these books, in other words, to be rather like Frasier the writers of which have repeatedly voiced their passion for Wodehouse, and his influence on the show:
A lot of the humor in the Jeeves and Wooster stories comes from the conflict between the conservatism of Jeeves and the progressiveness of Wooster a certain white dinner jacket with brass buttons comes to mind.
It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. Retrieved 18 February William Ray on That Shakespeare Thing. A tricky task, he admits. I always thought I had a bit of talent for literary criticism, though it's not a terribly lucrative talent to have. Retrieved 22 November Jeeves just prefers someone like Bertie because it gives him a level of freedom that a very clever yet less kind employer would deny him.
I think it's clear they care about each other from the show. Retrieved 23 May Retrieved 15 July Jeeves would likely be scandalized if it were suggested that he might himself earn the social standing of Wooster through the performance of his duties. Fry's first documentary was the Emmy Award -winning Stephen Fry: