Tag Archives: Noel Coward

An Afternoon With the Arts

I had a call over the weekend asking my opinion on what is proper attire for a matinée performance of the National Symphony. The man is a retired Marine and likes to be squared away, but is used to having … Continue reading

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Giving Winter the Slip(per)

Like decent robes, elegant slippers seem to be going the way of the Dodo. Just try a Google image search for “mens slippers” (sic) and look in horror at the results. Which is a damned shame in my eyes. My … Continue reading

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Re-Design For Living

(With apologies to Noel Coward) A new dining room table has come our way. It will comfortably seat eight to twelve, which the old one did not. Mrs. E. and I are thrilled and planning the first dinner party now. … Continue reading

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