a mostly goodhearted twentynine year old lady who lives in a land where it's winter half the year. starlings nest in the soffit along the side of my house and mourning doves roost under the roof above of my door stoop. i fall in love all the time.
THE PIC-NIC Contented man: What a nice damp place we have secured; and how very fortunate we are in the weather ; it would have been so provoking for us all to have brought our umbrellas and then to have had a fine day!! Glass of wine, Briggs, eh?
John Leech, from Pictures of life and character vol. 1, London, 1886.