Hail, sleet, wind, snow, storm.
30 days hath September, April, June and November.
All the rest have 31 save February which has 28 days each year and 29 in a leap year. 230 more words
Icarus, you bluish-light; you spinster! You, too old, too humble–a longer goodnight, made a martyr, a white winged winter in a world of corpulent old creatures skittering, drinking lemonade from crepe paper, and if their swindle-talk, still suffering saint ruffians, or the matchlight novelist moralizing, can’t convince, better to be done! 560 more words
The Queen today named P&O Cruises’ new flagship Britannia in Southampton – using a bottle of English sparkling wine instead of champagne.
The 88-year-old monarch, accompanied by her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, declared: ‘I name this ship Britannia. 412 more words
Glow, you bluish lights! Put your thumbprints on my arm, turn me white, or gold–the intensity of densely crayoned crepe paper. I could light up and float or grow heavy and sizzle; turn me on and I eclipse the stars, off and I glide home, waxpaper, Icarus-winged spinster that I am. 566 more words