This is Part 2 of January’s Crappy Old Book of the Month series. Read Part 1 “Why Crockett’s VIctory Garden?“ James Underwood Crockett, host of the PBS series Crockett’s Victory Garden (1975-1979) Only humans garden and write books. You may “[insert chimp with a typewriter joke here]” and you can argue until you are blue
Humorous aside: I just asked Miss M a grammar question. We discussed possible correct answers, parts of speech, etc. She asked, “Where is that book?”
I just looked at her. “That book,” I said. Even allowing that the possible world had been narrowed down to grammar books– a not very narrow space here on the Farm– “That book” was pretty ambiguous, especially since I’m a Harbrace man & she’s Little/Brown and we have multiple editions of each.
It’s a busy but quiet Saturday here on the Farm. Mr. Big Food is busy taking a post-lunch nap so as to be well rested for the playoff game later this afternoon. Miss M is … . Not quite sure what busywork engages Miss M– she’s been so busy we’ve hardly seen her! I myself