Friday, July 01, 2011

Cool as a . . .

"In the time of our English George the First , a want of courage was popularly imputed to tailors, insomuch that nine of these pusillanimous worthies were needed to make one man; and, as report went, 'Tis the opinion of our curious virtuosos that their lack of bravery ariseth from the immoderate eating of Cucumbers, which too much refrigirate their blood.' "
Meals Medicinal W.T.Fernie

1 comment:

Jeremy said...

Sikkim looks just like one I used to grow, but I'm blowed if I can remember it's name now. Armenian?