*waves* Such a lovely bunch of people here. I've been lurking for a while and will likely continue to do so. I like German microphones, Irish Whiskey and short walks on the beach.
Peanut Butter looks to be a Geranium and, if you don't mind my saying so, could benefit from repotting. My great-grandmother's Geranium plants are still alive and well and being taken care of by family members.
I did recently receive a Dieffenbachia from a friend who told me it is named Goose.
On Tilda Club
Luminous is, I think, a good word for Ms. Swinton. Not just physical, of skin and eye, but also radiant confidence. This is a good start.
Thank you, Anna.
As a Magpie, I found "Have You Ever Tried To Sell A Diamond?" by Edward J Epstein to be an excellent article about the history of diamond marketing and the prospects of diamonds as investments.
In fact, it may well have been a 'pinner who pointed me to that article in the first place.
On Courtney Love: "You have to really get my attention if you're male. I can't help it. It's part of my nature"
Finding her scream is really deepening her vocal register.
I am imagining the writing on the purse watch is from a letter sent to Miss Nellye Grey by by the overseas soldier she pines for at home. What a lovely, personal treasure.
Congratulations, AHP!! Although I will be sorry not to read your always edifying and engaging articles here, I am psyched they will be somewhere. And good luck with the apartment hunt!
@MadameMeow Because that which is described is not happening up in Morningside Heights.
"...the human body is a soggy box of horrors."
I just logged in to say that I love this.
Portishead: Sour Times. Actually, the entire Dummy album.