Friday, 18 September 2015

A Dog's Advice


Delight in the simple joy of a long walk. #aDogsAdvice

Do, or do not. There is no 'try'. ~ Yoda ('The Empire Strikes Back') #quote

HABEAS CORPUS A writ by which a man may be taken out of jail when confined for the wrong crime. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Let Bygones Be Bygones: To forget about a disagreement or argument. #ENGidiom

Hit The Hay: Go to bed or go to sleep. #ENGidiom

A sense of meditative content #literaryExpression

A rare and dazzling order of beauty #literaryExpression

Obtuse: blunt, stupid #ExquisiteAdjectives


Vain allurements of folly and fashion #literaryExpression

What was your favorite thing to collect as a child, and why? #JournalWritingIdeas

The average surface of the human intestine is 656 square feet (200 m). #factoid



The leaves syllabled her name in cautious whispers #literaryExpression

He submitted in brooding silence #literaryExpression
Ask for what you want. Let us be clear on this one: subtle hints do not work! strong hints do not work! obvious hints do not work! Just say it! ~ #ifmenwrotetherules

There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home. ~ Ken Olson, 1977 (president of Digital Equipment Corp.) #quote
The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed. ~ Maya Angelou #quote

Everything But The Kitchen Sink: Almost everything and anything has been included. #ENGidiom



Some dim-remembered and dream-like images #literaryExpression

Just because some of us can read and write and do a little math, that doesn't mean we deserve to conquer the Universe. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote




The average human will shed 40 pounds of skin in a lifetime. #factoid

Why do they call it a bumper if your not going to use it #bumperstickers

Across the gulf of years #literaryExpression

Your great attention to detail is both a blessing and a curse. #fortunecookiesayings

The Last Straw: When one small burden after another creates an unbearable situation, the last straw is the last small burden that one can take. #ENGidiom

How can I miss you if you won't go away #bumperstickers

INDISCRETION, n. The guilt of woman. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

The sun blazed torridly #literaryExpression



If We All Quit Voting Will They All Go Away #bumperstickers

A frigid touch of the hand #literaryExpression

Bite Off More Than You Can Chew: To take on a task that is way too big. #ENGidiom





Thanks to TV and for the convenience of TV, you can only be one of two kinds of human beings, either a liberal or a conservative. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote
A supercilious scorn and pity [supercilious =  haughty disdain] #literaryExpression

The extraordinary wistful look of innocence and simplicity #literaryExpression

Get Down to Brass Tacks: To become serious about something. #ENGidiom

If you think you are fat, you probably are. Don't ask us. ~ #ifmenwrotetherules

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. ~ Albert Einstein #quote