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Michael Houghton (Herveus d'Ormonde)
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So I'm expecting the following to show up promptly Saturday morning:
+ 1 lb of Zucchini
+ 1 Beefsteak Tomato
+ 1 case of Raspberries
+ 2 Navel Oranges
+ 3 Green Peppers
+ 1 bunch of Scallions
+ 1.5 lbs of Sweet Potatoes
+ 0.5 case of Shiitake Mushrooms
+ 3 Fuji Apples

"case" is small retail box, not massive amount

This is this week's Hungry Harvest mini-harvest. I will not have to take care of it all by myself. Thinking...
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. . . and a parrrr-triiiiidge in a pear tree.
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Father's Day: planting a tree (ginko) in memory of my father at Woodstown Friends Meeting.

I had a chat with the Clerk of the meeting about K&Q A&S. He was glad to hear that it went well.

And then lunch with my step-mother, step-brother, and son before a trip home with multiple shopping stops. Acme for Weaver's Lebanon Bologna. State Line Liquors for Scotch, various beers, and cider.
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More little bits of wood. Pick up sticks in maple and walnut and nalbinding needles in maple. Mostly with larger eyes this time. The walnut sticks are about 1/2" wide by about 4" long. The longer sticks have a flat end and a pointy end.

On their way to 50 year now.
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Persimmon is sometimes called "American ebony". It's also the canonical wood for golf clubs that are actually made of wood. It's very dense and polishes up nicely. Also the wood of choice for weaving shuttles where mass is helpful.

And it's a locally sourced hardwood here.
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And my badge, with which I mark my vassals and my stuff.

If you see someone wearing this as a dangly, they are claiming to be my man (for various values of "man"), not a squire. :)


#internationalheraldryday   #heppin  
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I have friends who work in and around Pharma. I have friends who are attorneys. Maybe both at the same time in some cases. This is an interesting discussion about Merck's own attorney getting caught red-handed giving false testimony leading to Merck totally blowing their opportunity to beat up Gilead over some patent stuff. It's a real train wreck detailed  below.
The court case between Merck and Gilead has taken the path that it appeared to be heading down after a Merck employee's testimony was called into question: the judge has thrown out the $200 million dollar patent award to Merck. All that work for nothing, and all because the testimony of a key w
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(For those who don't know, I live 10 min from a Merck R&D/manufacturing site.)
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In which Matthew Inman does not disappoint his faithful NSFW readers.
404 Not Found is a coloring book about a missing robot, written and drawn by The Oatmeal.
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I am amused to learn that quernpeckere is an attested Middle English occupational name (and possibly byname). +Peter Olsen leapt immediately to mind for some reason... :)
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The guy who puts the divots in the millstone.
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This is a sweet tale of technology assisting with a matter of the heart. Very sweet.
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That's a lovely story!

According to this fuller quote from the original news article, theirs may have been the second such:  "we believe this is the second instance on record of a marriage by telegraph."

https://yesteryearsnews.wordpress.com/2011/06/06/married-by-telegraph/

I wonder what the first such was?
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In which Neil illuminates the issue with a digression into how Rotten Tomatoes computes its ratings. Or, "false equivalence" strikes again.
One of the well-worn tropes of the 2016 presidential campaign is that the presumptive nominees of the two major parties both have “high negatives.” For months, the numbers of people who tell pollsters...
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Howdy!

The database has been updated to include the April 2016 LoAR.

There are no changes to my.cat this month.

The reindexing project is complete through April 1994.

http://oanda.sca.org/dbdiffs_1604.txt lists the added, changed, and deleted
records in the database.

yours,
Herveus
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My arms, as originally submitted.

#internationalheraldryday
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Vairy nice!
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Roman reenactor pr0n.
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Database developer/designer/administrator. Brand agnostic.
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Herveus d'Ormonde
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Herald, woodworker,weaver, computer and database geek, poker of hornet's nests
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Herald, woodworker, card weaver (have I shown you my 3/1 twill stuff?), computer/database geek.
 
Morsulus Herald, Herveus d'Ormonde, in the SCA.
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Three great children. Pelican and Laurel, for those who care about SCA stuff.
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mullica hill, nj - clarksboro, nj - newark, de - alexandria, va - arlington, va - bowie, md