This just arrived in my inbox:
Hi, George Orwell.
emily_dickinson (emily_dickinson) is now following your updates on Twitter.
Check out emily_dickinson’s profile here:
You may follow emily_dickinson as well by clicking on the “follow” button.
I’m sure they’ll get on famously.
Oh, right, I probably didn’t mention, did I, that George Orwell has joined Twitter? An act of whimsy following my mention of Twitter in my post about the Orwell Diaries. Will keep it going for as long as I keep it going (or until the Orwell Trust injuncts me).