A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Quote of the Day (Anthony Trollope, on a Great Adornment to Curls)
“One of her instructors in fashion had given her to
understand that curls were not the thing. ‘They'll always pass muster,’ Miss
Dunstable had replied, ‘when they are done up with bank notes.’" ―Anthony
Trollope, Doctor Thorne (1858)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand