Ogden Nash

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I sometimes tease a certain teenager of my acquaintance when, for example, she looks gloomily into our fridge and asks: “Do we have any, like, food?” 

The inability of most teenagers to complete a sentence without interjecting the work “like” at least once is usually considered a bad habit.  And(...)

A Walpurgis Night bonfire. Photograph: Thinkstock

Walpurgis Night, which spans the last day of April and the start of May, is not much celebrated in these parts. But throughout Northern Europe it seem(...)