“Bertie”

‘The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince’ by Jane RidleyBy Joanna Scutts, Published: January 3 E-mail the writer When the dissipated, overweight, scandal-prone Prince of Wales finally got the job he’d been waiting for all his life, he was 59 and tired. “It has come too late,” he said, in German, to his wife, Alexandra,…

Sherlock’s Focus

I posted this on Welcome Holmes earlier, but thought it should also be saved on Steel True Blade Straight. (Dr. Huxtable is my nom on Welcome Holmes.) ______________________________________________________________ Below is a quote from today’s Washington Post Book World taken from a review by critic Michael S. Roth of Daniel Goleman’s new book ‘Focus’.  (Daniel Goleman is the…