"Betty, go to Snarles the Painter, and tell him to paint me a sign, with—'no suicides permitted here, and no smoking in the parlor;'—might as well kill both birds at once."
Friday, October 12, 2012
Lagniappe: No Suicides and No Smoking
I have just finished listening to Chapter 24 of Moby Dick in the Moby Dick Big Read. Who knew Melville was funny? Not often, but in a previous chapter I was cracking up over the landlady: