If the title of this post is a bit confusing, maybe it will help if I explain what a ger is.
A ger is basically a large portable tent made from a wooden frame covered with felt. 314 more words
Lately, I’ve become engrossed in reading “The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table.” First serialized in the nascent Atlantic Monthly and subsequently brought out in book form in 1858, Oliver Wendell Holmes’ humorous musings include any number of aphorisms about life and health, purportedly shared in dialogue over the first meal of the day in a boardinghouse. 395 more words