Categories Life The bitter lexicographer Post author By Rowland Jones Post date March 22, 2014 2 Comments on The bitter lexicographer Share this:TweetLike this:Like Loading... Related Tags bitter, lexicographer, marriage By Rowland Jones Jones spends his time writing & performing his songs, writing to the papers, doing illustrations for Zuiderlucht and browsing idly around the net for considerably longer than any adult should . . . View Archive → ← Clooney? Looney? → Could be a self-portrait…… 2 replies on “The bitter lexicographer” I love my Irish lass very much, but even she is well aware of my thoughts as per a second go of matrimony. If I ever do take the vows again, I want to do so from the peak of Mt. Everest or some other such elevated location. Of course, this requires that I overcome my fear of heights first. So yanno . . no rush. ‘Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.’ Wilde or maybe Shaw or maybe Boswell . . . . “You can last seven days with nothing to eat, Without water you’re up against the wall, You’ll survive without air for a minute or two, Without hope you cannot live at all.” ‘After three in the morning’ Rowland Jones Take your pick! 🙂 Any thoughts? Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.