Advertisement.

About these ads
Published in: on August 27, 2012 at 10:38 pm  Comments (6)  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: http://drboli.wordpress.com/2012/08/27/advertisement-738/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

6 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. The only question that matters is “How long will it take for this shawl to begin to look edible?”

  2. I wonder if Mlle. Uzanne has a boutique in Manassas, Virginia.

  3. Are the Prussians likely to advance on Manassas? Even now, are they amassing forces in Prince William County? I doubt PWC will put up with aliens in their midst for long.

    • I was trying to reference the First Battle of Bull Run, which took place near Manassas (and thus is called as such by certain ornery historians), and at which fine ladies and gentlemen from the Capital brought picnic lunches so as to observe the rebels get a right good thrashing, but were quickly first to flee with much soiling of petticoats when the Confederates proved unexpectedly victorious. I figured, that was a good place to find gentlewomen in need of battle-observing fashions. If only to replace the soiled petticoats.

      • Dangit, I wish this blog interface had an edit-post function. That’s “forced to flee”, not “first to flee”. How the heck did I manage to type with a Missourri accent? I’ve only even visited there once.

  4. [...] ADVERTISEMENT PLACED by Mlle Uzanne, purveyor of fine fashions for ramparts and barricades, provoked much discussion of the battle of [...]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 67 other followers