Falseness cannot come from thee, for thou lookest
Modest as Justice ....
Pericles, V, i.
I have a chalkboard/bulletin board/message center on my living room wall, and so I decided to use the chalkboard to write down a line of Shakespeare a day. I flip open my big
Complete Works and take whatever my eye falls upon. No reason, except chalkboards are fun and I don't have anyone around to explain myself to. Although I must say, I erase it before company visits. No point in explaining myself.
Maybe it's not entirely affectation. I end up reading one more line of Shakespeare, per day, than I would do otherwise.
The wine is 2014 Field Recordings Hinterland Vineyard cabernet franc. Very good -- juicy and bright, lush without being sugary. Retail, about $18.