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Pardon me for being picky…

Public service announcement: A crescendo is a gradual increase in volume. Ergo, when something ‘reaches a crescendo’ it has only reached a point where it is about to increase in volume.  If something has reached a high point in volume, it may … Continue reading

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Caveat Lector!

A word to the wise.  I should perhaps have this engraved on a plaque above my bed (and maybe a few other strategic places around the house)! “Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up … Continue reading

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There is no enjoyment like reading!

If you’re reading this blog, chances are you can identify with this sentiment.  I certainly do.  I long ago realised that there will not be enough time in my lifetime to read everything I want to read.  But as much … Continue reading

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