Friday, October 1, 2010


"Somebody might have come along that way who would have asked him his trouble, and might have cheered him by saying that his notions were further advanced than those of his grammarian. But nobody did come, because nobody does; and under the crushing recognition of his gigantic error Jude continued to wish himself out of the world." -Thomas Hardy, Jude the Obscure


  1. This boy represents the sole example (I've encountered) of a person wearing a Napoleonic hat and not looking ridiculous.

  2. Part of the reason I know this is 'cause I've tried wearing one.