Yep! You read it correctly!
I’m shaking at the prospect of not having any cheese-rolling – said Diana Smart, a cheese-maker
Apparently the annual suicidal, bone-cracking race down a huge precipitous grassy slope in Gloucestershire by a few hundred nutters has now ballooned into a 15,000 folk free-for-all due to modern instant news and communications.
So they’ve cancelled the cheese-rolling, for a bit.
And Diane is shaking. This is the bit that I can’t understand, shaking from lack of cheese-rolling, that is… My comprehension is such that I feel I’m on another planet….
See the BBC News report here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/gloucestershire/8563692.stm