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Gentle Alice Brown

GENTLE ALICE BROWN by: W.S. Gilbert (1836-1911) Twas a robber’s daughter, and her name was Alice Brown. Her father was the terror of a small Italian town; Her mother was a foolish, weak, but amiable old thing; But it isn’t of her parents that I’m...

Silence

In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood. ~ Henry David Thoreau

Hyperbole

I am struck by the degree of hyperbole we encounter, everywhere now, it seems. Democrats SLAM Republicans… Catholics FEARFUL of… George Carlin DEMOLISHES the party line… This alleged claim… that supposed hypothesis… I have long realised...