now, if'n he had a degree in engineering or epidemiology or agriculture then i'd prolly be completely in that "baby, i'll cook biscuits and 3 kinds of gravy ever' mornin'..." mode. *sigh*
saw a kewl idea for bookshelving that just might work "splendiferously" in a problematic corner at the used book shop in town. found it, here.
to celebrate National Hat Day, the New York Public Library made their digital gallery of beautiful hats displayed on cigarette cards available for viewing on the interwebs.