Sunday, August 16, 2015

Just One

From the comments on an archaeology video:

"Would love to find some old coins. Just one good Roman coin is all I would want."

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Good Comment

From the comments on a friend's new Facebook picture:

"my goodness what a good looking couple, goodly goodness"

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Sarah Manguso, Ongoingness: The End of a Diary

"Three weeks before her only grandchild was born, she joined her old horse, who had fallen suddenly ill only months before and was awaiting her patiently in the earth." 81

"Every hour was part of a ritualized ceremony of adding or subtracting milk. A river of milk flowed in and out and around him. He floated down the milk river toward the rest of his life." 99

Monday, March 02, 2015

no no no no

From the comments on a NYT article about women and their moodiness:

"Sometimes I drive alone in my car and practice saying 'no' in a calm and assertive manner."