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"...another reason I'm intrigued with the hanged of Salem, especially the women, is that a number of them aroused suspicion in the first place because they were financially independent, or sharp-tongued, or kept to themselves. In other words, they were killed off for the same sort of life I live right now but with longer skirts and fewer cable channels." Sarah Vowell, The partly cloudy patriot.


Those darned foreigners

My supervisor (for whom english is not his first langauge): Dr. PI likes to use make the text more stylish. He liked to use words that are Greek or French to make it nice.

[looks for an example in the grant, finds one]

Supervisor: See here, here is a word like that. [points to the word "Serendipitously."]

Ah yes, Serendipitously, the greek word for ???



At 5:17 AM, Anonymous Big Fat Greek said...

...the Greek word for "kimono"! :-)


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