January thaw in New England is an iffy deal. I've seen long periods when the temperature soared towards the seventies. But, I've also seen hurry up jobs where it got into the fifties for a single day and then dove into the frigid teens.
what child growing up on stories of the sea by father and uncles can resist dazzling tales of Caribbean piracy?
Xenia works tirelessly to improve her humans.
Go ahead and shed a few. It's good for you.
Life in the Village was not just about playing at the coffeehouses. It was about understanding the intellectual and artistic background of life. You'd be sitting with a fellow habituate listening to a discourse on Proust one day, Aristotle the next, and Steinbeck the day succeeding.
We walked a long way—miles from Pelham to Broadway. The streets went from slushy to icy at the end.
A cat's favorite book? Well, it all had to do with Christmas.
A friend owned a Bristol 27. A boat that could be comfortable for two on extended cruising but wasn't something two people could liveaboard.
Between the end of the Christmas Season and the third week of February, I get seasonally affected by the intolerable dark, wet, snowy, gray, and generally cruddy weather of New England.
The building was an ancient mill building overlooking the Boston and Maine railroad tracks in Charlestown.