Monthly Archives: January 2009

The Antiques Booth

I go through phases in reading books. At the moment I am reading about my favorite period in history: between the wars and the glittering generation that changed the way we think about living. Thought-provoking stuff.   David Desmond’s  Misadventures … Continue reading

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Tortoise and the Hair

I was going to post about something completely different today — a book that I have been asked to review — when I was reminded in a most unpleasant way of one of the key tenets in my philosophy of … Continue reading

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A Tip of the Hat

To Target! USD$15. Sure it’s felt, but it’s nicely shaped and the price was right when I got caught in the rain. If you’re wondering if your can wear a hat, at this price, this would be a good one … Continue reading

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