Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891

Lettres

Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for June, 2012

The following lettres were posted during this month:


Scenes from a Fashionable Nightclub

Posted upon the 27th of June, 2012

THIS WHIT MONDAY EVE ONLY AT THE MAISON PARESSE BOP TOTTENHAM AND HIS ORCHESTRA REALLY KNOW HOW TO JAZZ! RELAX IN THE BEAUTIFUL MEDITERRANEAN COURTYARD! CANAPÉS BY FAMOUS CHEF DOUGLAS SCRAPE COME DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY! Such handbills as this had evidently had some effect in hooking that capricious fish that is the attention of […]

Deflecting Awkwardness by the Strategic Employment of Anagrams

Posted upon the 2nd of June, 2012

Charm is the art of apparent effortlessness in all one does, and this appearance is very difficult to achieve indeed. Etiquette gives us rubrics to follow in the hope of simplifying social intercourse, but even the best among us will find ourselves lost for words, overcome by sentiment, or otherwise put at an embarrassing disadvantage. […]