I was recently having dinner with my girlfriend to celebrate our fifth anniversary when the topic of a mystery that has nearly consumed both of our minds for the entire relationship came up.
In the backdrop of an old family portrait, a cartoon character can be seen watching television on a dated set.
A man in the role resembles an elf and is dressed in white overalls and a red shirt. He has a grey beard and pointed ears.
He has his eyes closed and appears to be speaking or even sneezing.
He could be one of Santa's helper elves based on his red shirt, or he could be an eccentric inventor, a crazy grandpa, or a resident of a bigger elf realm.
We were positive that the image was taken in early 1990s Ontario, Canada.
Despite numerous hours of futile effort, nobody had ever been successful.
Staying in luxury hotels still gives me a kick, especially Oul ton Hall in Yorkshire. I'd stay in a hotel for thebreakfast and room service.