The secret identity of English nobleman, Sir Percy Blakeney (Marius Goring) who, by day, pretends to be a limp-wristed fop, but, by night, dons the guise of the mysterious “Scarlet Pimpernel” to battle injustice in the early stages of the French Revolution on the syndicated adventure THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL/SYN/1956… 152 more words
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Did you ever read The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy? It’s a romantic and thrilling classic about the French Revolution. I’d like to share some of my research about the real lives of the refugees from that time… 66 more words
It’s been an odd week, the awfulness of the news occasionally escaped with big doses of nostalgia and, well, escapism.
I’ve been redecorating, and just giving in and going with my previously-restrained urge to paint every room various shades of green or white and give up all ideas of variety. 602 more words