The further and continuing adventures of the girl who sat in the back of your homeroom, reading and daydreaming.
Monday, September 28, 2015
"Shut This Off. Shut All Of These Off."
Ever notice that when there is a "government shutdown" in the United
States, Congress and the Internal Revenue Service appear to be exempt?
And somehow there's always plenty of money to pay the people who fence
off the various monuments and memorials, and padlock the National
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Ego vadum perussi vestri prandium
"I saw to what extent the people among whom I lived could be trusted as good neighbors and friends; that their friendship was for summer weather only; that they did not greatly propose to do right; that they were a distinct race from me by their prejudices and superstitions."