Monday, March 31, 2008

so many choices

All day long I think of a billion different Good Blog Posts, as denoted by the caps, but I never post them.
Maybe that will be a permanent part of my new and elusive online personality:

Dull.



Now for a selection from Webster's Dictionary:

sfumato

One entry found.

sfumato

Main Entry:
sfu·ma·to Listen to the pronunciation of sfumato
Pronunciation:
\sfü-ˈmä-(ˌ)tō\
Function:
noun
Etymology:
Italian, from past participle of sfumare to evaporate
Date:
1909
: the definition of form in painting without abrupt outline by the blending of one tone into another



And a selection from the current Des Moines, Iowa phone book:

All Mart
 228 E Army Post Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315

Curleys Furniture
205 Army Post Rd
Des Moines, IA 50315


The Mansion of The Central Iowa
2801 Ingersoll Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312

(Note: isn't it great how it's THE Central Iowa, not just Central Iowa?)

Well there. If you get a hankering for a nice oak rocking chair while meandering across the Midwest, just remember to mention our ad here on luandmoo.blogspot.com to receive 30% off the marked price.
And if you really DO happen to visit one of these establishments, send pictures.

-M.

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