Autos of beauty
From the Studebaker Museum South Bend, IN
The sundown of your life.
evening of your life
Quiet as a mouse
The FALL of your life
Deader than a Door nail.
Dumb as a bell…. (I have felt that one up close and personal
Once in my life I had to write lesson plans. I made the mistake
once of using Roman numerals. When I got up into the teens and twenties I was
lost. That was several pages, and then there were no word processors. You that
used the typewriter at work know what it is to retype page after page. I never made that mistake again. (Word
processors are great, huh?
Did you know the zero
is the only numeral not represented in Roman numerals? (Just learned that from
Do they teach typing in schools today?
I wonder how many
words kids can type with their thumbs, they are pretty danged fast.
Typing. My dad typed his sermon outlines with two fingers. He
was proud when he got a typewriter with a red and black ribbon. Then he could type in red and black.
I saw a clip once of Andy Rooney typing, I think he used two
fingers. In the early years many newspaper editors/writers were pretty fast
with two fingers.
Just curious, were
typewriters ‘born’ with home keys. Do kids know there are home keys? I just took note that my key board
still indicates the start of home keys. I learned to type with two hands on my
own, and I still look at the keys. My mind never locked itself to the home keys. I wander off of them sometime.
PS: About rooting. The jar to which I added honey looked like this yesterday
OUCH! I changed the water and hope they brighten back up!