In Scotland, it was required that a woman who was thinking of taking advantage of the leap year privilege must let her intentions be known by wearing a scarlet flannel petticoat. The edge of the petticoat must be clearly visible in order to give the wary male a sporting chance to get out of the way. This is obviously a man-made rule.
**Howard V. Harper
“She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city”
Save a boyfriend for a rainy day – and another, in case it doesn’t rain.
My wife’s jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.
“I cannot think well of a man who sports with any woman’s feelings and there may often be a great deal more suffered than a stander-by can judge of.”
The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.