All colloquial expressions are little foxes that spoil the grapes of perfect diction, but they are very little foxes; it is the false elegance of stupid pretentiousness that is an annihilating blight which destroys root and vine. -Emily Post TR has started talking! He’s trying out words and repeating what we say, albeit with terrible … Continue reading Profanity

The Wedding

It was but a matter of time before I posted something about the whole big affair. My trouble has been concocting a connection to my Great Grandmothers in a sense more intimate than a posting of marriage records I have found. However, a dash of research has brought me a connection, albeit distant, that certainly served to … Continue reading The Wedding