La Mer

December 11, 2016 FTW 0

This is all about the 1976 Julio Iglesias recording of La Mer.  Now for those who don’t speak french, La Mer may be recognized as the […]

On the other side

November 29, 2016 FTW 0

So I have made it through to the other side.  I have closed the Manor and moved myself back north to Hunter Hill.  It is […]

Fons Iuvenis

November 20, 2016 FTW 0

It is no secret that as I have been contemplating the idea of leaving Philadelphia and returning home to the place of my childhood I […]

A Letter to The Crown

November 17, 2016 FTW 0

In 1776 a group of rowdy colonials met in Philadelphia and decided to send a strongly worded letter to their king basically telling him to […]

People of The Republic

November 13, 2016 FTW 1

Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears; I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; The […]

Closing the Manor

November 12, 2016 FTW 0

One week from this coming Wednesday I will be heading north to New England with the remaining contents of  my residence in Philadelphia.   I have […]

Failing the Bar

October 8, 2016 FTW 0

The Commonwealth released the results of this year’s bar exam today. The process by which they do so is in a highly visible public manner. […]

The Renaissance Faire

September 18, 2016 FTW 0

Last year I decided to take my first trip to a Renaissance Faire, or Ren Faire as they are more shortly known.  Now the ren […]

Burlesque on a Boat

September 18, 2016 FTW 0

As a fundraiser for the ship we hosted a burlesque troupe for a few days.  They were known as The Seven Deadly Seas and they […]

The Voyage to Baltimore

September 18, 2016 FTW 0

At the start of the summer the ship was made ready for a trip south down the Chesapeake to Baltimore, MD and then onward to […]