Archive for the ‘Beauty’ Category

Jane Wyatt, not just Spock’s mother

March 11, 2007

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Sigh. Another time — Lost Horizon came out in 1937 — seventy years ago!

People like to name ages — the Age of Reason, the Enlightenment, the New Dark Ages. I name our time the Age Post Cynicism. Watch Lost Horizon again, and you will agree with me, I am sure.

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Beauty

November 16, 2006

The dark and beautiful Mr. Thornton. Mrs. Gaskell, how you draw me to the consideration of things . . . well, sigh. How good it is to be alive on the planet.  In the midst of so much worry that can grab our minds and weigh us down, there is yet so much and such varied beauty.
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If Miss Fiddyment Were to Guest Star on South Park

November 13, 2006

O brave new world that has such people in it! I like the future. If Miss Fiddyment were to appear on South Park, she would appear thusly: southpark1.JPG

The Painting in the Header

October 26, 2006

Miss Fiddyment wishes everyone to knowthat the wonderful painting hinted at in the header here is

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by Ellen McCord, an artist listed in Miss Fiddyment’s blogroll to the right.