Sunday, October 25, 2009

One does not dress for private company as for a publick ball

"By my rambling Digressions I perceive my self to be grown old. I us'd to write more methodically...'Tis perhaps only Negligence."
--Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin


  1. Davin: I think Franklin was being disingenuous, excusing his digressions as the work of an old man when in fact he was really enjoying himself.