My Photo


  • [es-pree de less-ka/-iay] (idiom) A witty remark that occurs to you too late, literally on the way down the stairs. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations defines esprit de l'escalier as, "An untranslatable phrase, the meaning of which is that one only thinks on one's way downstairs of the smart retort one might have made in the drawing room."


Blog powered by Typepad

« Murder mysteries and satire | Main | Two more reasons I'm really, really angry »

September 13, 2005


Ok. Thanks for the photo op! But that is way heavy on the dairy! Clearly there are no lactose-intolerant folks there. Just looking at it makes my stomach rumble!

The comments to this entry are closed.