During his lifetime William Shakespeare spelled his last name in a variety of ways; I’m rather fond of ‘Shakspear’ myself.
Will Shakspear was born 450 years ago this year. 328 more words
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There’s no fresh start in today’s world. Any twelve-year-old with a cell phone could find out what you did. Everything we do is collated and quantified.
I bought an umbrella from China. A frilly edged, white and pink parasol with a neat wooden handle, glossy and polished.
Walking to class in the morning with the sun trying to burn my skin, I had a sudden vision of Meg going to the Gardiners’ house for the weekend, and deploring the umbrella Mrs. 231 more words