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Tuesday Tweed and Cords. . .



Still rather chilly most days here in Mid-Michigan, so the tweed and cords still work well, thank you very much, without causing one to overheat by midday.  A tweed driving cap, trench coat, and gray plaid woolen scarf completed everything.

More of the usual suspects, yes, but there is enough in the rotation at this point that it's possible to avoid too much repetition if anyone even notices.  A male student, however, complimented yesterday's ensemble as I walked up a wet sidewalk and entered a university building late yesterday morning. 

I replied with a smile and a "Thank you!"  Compliments are never necessary, but always nice to hear.

On a related note, a couple of my older blue OCBD shirts have, lamentably, bitten the dust in the last few weeks, so I put together an online order for J. Press last night, and figured I'd also treat myself to a couple of additional (and more colorful) shirts from Mercer & Sons while I was at it.  Not exactly cheap, but you cannot argue with the lasting quality based on others already in the rotation.

-- Heinz-Ulrich

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