Torea Frey

Editor, writer, photographer, observer on the street.

Merry merry happy

Happy holidays from mine to yours; this is the Christmas Eve scene. Half the fam was here last night, and half will be here today! Christmas cheer for weeks!

I received a Kindle, about which I am delighted. My first download was from Project Gutenberg: the 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, by Francis Grose. A term I would like to revive: "Admiral of the narrow seas," which is defined as "one who from drunkenness vomits into the lap of the person sitting opposite to him." Ho ho ho!