Friday, May 18, 2012

The emperor has no clothes

file://localhost/var/folders/uI/uIAL00O+E4K8NMw-xq5WQE+++TI/-Tmp-/com.apple.mail.drag-T0x1005200d0.tmp.80xpoq/Screen%20Shot%202012-05-18%20at%205.30.18%20PM.png


That complicated line of text is actually a portrait of our esteemed Prime Minister, naked, modelled after Manet's "Olympia". It's a wonderful piece of work, featured tonight on CBC Radio's "As It Happens." I urge you to paste it in your server and relish the view.


No, below is not the Prime Minister's belly, it belongs to my patriotic daughter, whose once-tiny Canadian flag tattoo is much more prominent now. She is spending today with friends in 




the suburbs who have a pool; she and her flag are anxious to spend some time weightless.


When I called my mother, she couldn't talk because she was being led to an exercise class. Of sorts.


It's a holiday weekend, with nothing but sunny skies predicted. This means the city will empty, and us non-cottagey types will have lots of quiet. It's very quiet right now in my too-big house. Time for a snack. Your faithful correspondent is one happy, happy camper.





3 comments:

  1. I appreciate everything you have added to my knowledge base.Admiring the time and effort you put into your blog and detailed information you offer.Thanks.
    Clothing

    ReplyDelete
  2. Hello Dear, Really your blog is very interesting.... it contains great and unique information. I enjoyed to visiting your blog. It's just amazing.... Thanks very much. Student Part Time Jobs

    ReplyDelete
  3. I found this Information very interesting and informative! Keep sharing! Baby Care Tips

    ReplyDelete