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Corduroy Monday. . .



There are those all too rare days when -- whether inspired by one's attire, or not -- you are on fire.  This morning, after the usual Monday round or reading and providing feedback on student work, submitted online at the end of last week, I managed to sketch out the skeletal structures of three separate planned articles and begin the first draft of an introduction to one of them.  Before lunch.  Hey, once in a while, it happens.

Cozy, soft attire for a cold, blustery November day here in Mid-Michigan.  Everything pictured has been in the rotation for at least a few years barring the pocket square and mid-gray wool pants, which are recent acquisitions.  One can never have too many of either in my view.

A very old friend once asked me a few years back, after a conversation on the number of dress socks in our respective dresser top drawers, whether I considered myself a dandy.  

"Please!" I retorted.  "I prefer the term fop."

-- Heinz-Ulrich


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