Thursday, December 27, 2012

Scraps and Oakum VII

Comment Unnecessary

Model Ship 

 Colonial Taste

 Actual Wasps

Raising Sissies

 Nice Barometer

 Perverse Maneuver

 Different Brooks

Bonham's Auction...

 San Francisco...

 December 2012

Lot 5003

Brook's Brooky

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  1. Love it...nicely done.

  2. So many inappropriate comments to be made about the playground warnings...But it is very important to be careful when the equipment is wet.

    1. Particularly in light of the sign further down.

    2. I was particularly offended by the "Use the equipment correctly (see recommendations on the reverse side) for fun and safety."

      Nothing says FUN like reading about safety, and on a playground... yeesh. It might as well say "No pretending there is lava below, no pretending this is a spaceship or a castle, etc."

  3. "Want to follow me on Twitter and Tumblr? Of course you don't. I don't use either one."

    muahaha, good one!

  4. Like most blogs... and like the mansions in Newport, your post did not actually show actual wasps, but only empty domiciles that once housed wasps. Crumbling houses and empty forms. Its enough to drive someone from old Ipswich to drink.

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    2. Wasps often have large stingers:

  5. Brohammas,

    Good Shelley expressed it best:

    "Nothing besides remains. Round the decay,
    Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare
    The lone and level sands stretch far away."


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