Redefining misanthropy for a fresh generation. Standard posts begin with a definition from Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary followed by a modern adjustment. Miscellany on Wednesday and storytelling on Saturday.
Thursday, June 21, 2007
HYGEIA, n. In Grecian mythology the goddess of health- the only one of the goddesses whom it was healthy to have anything to do with.
2007 Update: The ancient and mythic forbear of Perfumora, Vesuvia and Deodorantia.
Happy birthday, Mireille. Now we know why summer is warm.