Archive For September 30th, 2012

Famous Quotes

By | September 30, 2012

Tweet Books The book Paul Clifford is the source of the phrase “It was a dark and stormy night”.  The full first opening line of the book is: It was a dark and stormy night; the rain fell in torrents—except at occasional intervals, when it was checked by a violent gust of wind which swept […]

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Message in an vBottle

By | September 30, 2012

Tweet The following idea was triggered by the article “Return of a castaway” in the 2012 September 17 print edition of the Christian Science Monitor about students at a school in Maine who launch (wine) bottles which enclosed messages into the Gulf of Maine every year. A recent article on a school in Mass. that […]

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