"I carry a lot of stuff around as a nurse, so I've been through three messenger bags before finding the right one for me. So,yeah, I'm in a field dominated by females and I carry a man-purse; works for me."
"Only by knowing that the American colonies had no such state religion. Misguided Puritans attempted to suppress other sects, resulting in moves like that to Rhode Island for religious freedom. Sadly our Puritan forbears set out to do what they…"
"Aside from who wins or loses politically, talk about the overall decency to take care of those who really need help. I have a great insurance policy provided my employer, my costs are fairly low. But when I receive the statement for a service,…"
"For J.A.Hamlin, found the truth of this when I began my nursing career. Think about inserting a sharp object into another person's arm while they squirm, jerk, yell, and question your legitimacy. Placing an IV was initially a source of some…"
"Let's add John D. McDonald; Travis McGee is as fine a character as ever hit the page. For more classical work, Dashiell Hammet and Raymond Chandler are very fine reads for a well-rounded man. And for goodness sake, try on some Shakespeare - you…"
"I just chose your example. If you'd like to provide others we can see if it's an exception, or as I suspect, more the rule.
And as we've been over before, I have a lot of experience with a broad range of languages, both…"
"Started collecting when I was 12 and still collect today. Hate to sound like an old fart, but today's books aren't as good as the ones I grew up reading. I remember the excitement of riding my bike to the corner store and searching…"
"If you don't make an issue of it that's fine, I just notice some people feel obligated to never express any annoyances they have with their SO's behavior, my personal feeling is that bottling it up just to be "polite" is…"
"Exceptions don't disprove a rule; looking at other languages closer might turn up some similarities, such as similarities in body language exist across cultures despite some cultural differences in the meaning of gestures (such as the…"