Monthly Archives: September 2008

To The Manner Reborn

I love lists. Gatsby had one dated September 12, 1906 written on the fly leaf of a ragged copy of Hopalong Cassidy. His read: Rise from bed……………………………………………… 6.00 A.M. Dumbell exercise and wall-scaling…………………….. 6.15-6.30 ” Study electricity, etc……………………………………… 7.15-8.15 ” … Continue reading

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Interjections for a Monday Morning.

I remember asking my Father what an interjection is. “F***! Tomorrow’s Monday,” was his reply. Not used to hearing my father use profanity, I was startled and then amused. And it certainly stuck in my memory. So, if your sentiment … Continue reading

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In Mufti

(photo via the excellent blog: The Hollywood Art and used without permission. If there are objections, please let me know and I will take it down immediately.) I’m just curious. Do you dress on your off hours? Those hours when … Continue reading

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