There is no more faulty method of discipline than that of severely punishing a child for some outbreak against moral or school law before a hearing has been given him… . Practical School Discipline–Applied Methods Part 2 , Beery, Ray C., 1917. That’s from one of the projects I’m working on at Distributed Proofreaders (DP).
Quiz: Which feels like feels worse? a) 90°F, 54% humidity, with heat index of 102° b) 84°, 84% humidity (and rising), with heat index of 96° The correct answer, boys & girls, is ‘b’. We had a passing shower.
Originally published June 28, 2018. Reformatted. Contemporary commentary in blue. Every American knows by heart how the Declaration of Independence begins. When in the Course of Human Events… I cannot recall what the circumstances were exactly six years ago, nor can I recall my state of mind, and I’m not inclined to go looking. But
Some years ago I studied The Grievances– the middle part of the Declaration of Independence. In the coming days, I will repost my reports of those studies with contemporary commentary. Also– SueK sent a recipe and I little story which I am also going to post tomorrow if she says it’s okay– stay tuned. Missy
Good morning. Independence Day is right around the corner.