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In Praise of Adjectives, Adverbs, Asides, Verbal Gewgaws, Blandishments, Rhyme for Rhyme's Sake, Flummery, and the Like: A Demonstration

Consider the alternative:

The sun glinted off the waves. It was midnight.
The moon was up. Everything was still.
The Walrus and the Carpenter were walking. 261 more words

Poetry

THE WALRUS AND THE CARPENTER

I have always felt kind of sorry for the oysters. Silly little shellfish, so foolishly trusting.

“The Walrus and the Carpenter” is a narrative poem by Lewis Carroll. 19 more words

Humor

Shoes and ships and sealing wax

I once used the phrase “shoes and ships and sealing wax” in an administrative form for a past boss – I used it as a place-holder, with a note to suggest replacing it with information that I didn’t have. 158 more words

Wiffle

Seattle Eats: Walrus and the Carpenter

The second on our list of restaurants to hit was Rock Creek. Unfortuately, we didn’t know you needed to make a reservation…

Instead, we found our way to… 204 more words

Seattle