December 22nd, 2014

QOTD – 22.12.14

Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life.
- Herbert Asquith

December 22nd, 2014

chummy

A chimney-sweeper’s boy.

December 21st, 2014

QOTD – 21.12.14

Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.
- Neil Armstrong

December 21st, 2014

choky

Prison.

December 20th, 2014

QOTD – 20.12.14

I would like to be remembered as the person who created a modern elegance.
- Giorgio Armani

December 20th, 2014

caparison

A rich cloth laid over a warhorse.

December 19th, 2014

QOTD – 19.12.14

A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.
- Diane Arbus

December 19th, 2014

bulkhead

Any of the partitions separating one part of a ship’s interior from another.

December 18th, 2014

QOTD – 18.12.14

Never trust a poet who can drive. Never trust a poet at the wheel. If he can drive, distrust the poems.
- Martin Amis

December 18th, 2014

braird

The first shoots of corn or other crop.