In our 197th ever Rum Doings, our topic is, isn't it about time those captors released poor little Maddie?
Sorry. However, in a pleasingly upbeat episode, we discuss an awful lot of space. Going to space, the amount to spend on space, and space fiction. Especially The Martian and Defying Gravity. Of course, things move on to Lord Sewel, and the peculiarity of the story.
John laments how awful is his cat, and then we realise that John's marriage is in the hands of a fragile china mug.