Tag Archives: ogden nash

A Valentine’s Day Scrooge

Valentine’s Day tends to rouse the dormant Scrooge in me, I have to admit. It’s the ooey-gooeyness of it all that makes me cringe. Lest you think I have a heart of stone, au contraire, I assure you.  I rather … Continue reading

Posted in Random Ruminations | Tagged , , , , , , | 114 Comments

Tomato and Plum

We were at the check-out of an apple orchard near Charlottesville with our bags of Pink Ladies and Pippins, when I spied the crate filled with apple-shaped ketchup dispensers. What the heck, we agreed. We’re never going to find the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Humor | Tagged , , , , | 63 Comments