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Happy Birthday, William Shakespeare!
 

In celebration of Shakespeare’s 445th birthday, the Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has declared that today is Talk Like Shakespeare Day, and he is encouraging everyone to “incorporate phrases such as ‘prithee,” “thou,” “fie!” and “knave” into their parlance as a way to celebrate the legacy of this language.”

 

 

If you wish to brush up on the language of Shakespeare, check out this video of author John Greek dropping some Shakespearean Insults (the insults start at approximately 1:38):

 

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Things I Saw

Here are five things that I saw today:

  1. A young woman reading Deception Point by Dan Brown.
  2. An upside down stroller in a not-so bubbling brook.  

    Photo taken by  ginghisklown, http://www.flickr.com/photos/ginghisklown/

    Photo taken by ginghisklown, http://tinyurl.com/ginghisklown

  3. Four five year-olds lunging for Star Wars books.
  4. Rain gathering on a window.    

    Photo take by likeyesterday, http://www.flickr.com/photos/likeyesterday/

    Photo take by likeyesterday, http://www.flickr.com/photos/likeyesterday/

  5. My cat eating a pizza crust.   

    On another occasion, I saw my cat eating a grilled cheese sandwich.

    On another occasion, I saw my cat eating a grilled cheese sandwich.

 

What are five things that you saw today?

     

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