When antiquing this week, I found this Webster’s notebook.
Looks better than just laying on the kitchen table don’t you think?
But before I go any further, isn’t this handwriting beautiful? They used to teach cursive handwriting in school and you were graded on how you made your letters. At some point in High School my handwriting took on a life of its own. I don’t think I could make a proper S anymore if I wanted to.
A rusty compass,
Wait…watch repair tools? My husband was out of the house when I
stole borrowed all these items out of his desk and took the photos. I had no idea what the thing in the box was, just thought it looked cool.
A Webster’s Dictionary to go with a Webster’s Notebook – notice the correlation there.
I could easily spend my life tweaking photos with Picasa and Picnik. It’s addictive!
In case you were going to Google it, Petrology is the study of rocks – igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. It’s a specific branch of Geology. (And I didn’t know any of that until I Googled “the study of rocks”).
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