Well, Mr Bach, as they said in the 70s, shine on you crazy diamond…
And his paintings lived happily ever after – Vermeer and ‘the Serene’
Was the original title.
But the Eulogize This team politely asked if they could shorten it, in recognition of the fact that I have cheekily made the titles longer each time. If they hadn’t nipped this in the bud it might have been a paragraph.
On an unrelated point, don’t the paintings look beeeeaaaautiful in this article?
I try to keep these Eulogize This posts to a maximum of 1,000 words.
I try. And I fail.
I remembered the quote wrong. It’s actually:
The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
But it would be wrong to say that the countryside in England is like a foreign country when compared to the cities. That would imply that one of the two is more English than the other. That said, I think it is fair to say that the two are different enough to be different countries.
But, as ever, I’m getting ahead of myself.
Basically, I’m a useless relative. I never go to stuff.
My latest contribution to the Eulogize This wagon:
I’m having the same conversation over and over again at the moment. I find myself talking about whether people consider themselves extroverts or introverts. I do it so often that extroverts get emotionally drained talking to me, and thus become introverts. It’s a gift. Continue reading