Little Links & Notes 7
Recipe timings before the invention of clocks (Making Darkness Light: The Lives and Times of John Milton).
Recipe books, if they needed to tell their readers how long to undertake a given action, would often say things like: ‘Let it remain boiling, while your pulse beateth two hundred strokes' or The water is to remain upon it, no longer than whiles you can say the Miserere psalm very leisurely.'
New York City has 340,000 millionaires. That’s more than Cincinnati has residents (The Daily Upside).
Protesilaos Stavrou. I always discovering new personal blog/homepage. And I like Protesilaos’s one.
A mistake repeated more than once is a decision. – Paulo Coelho