Of Quill Pigs and Hand Shoes

Every foreign language student has put her foot in her mouth. I recall several such situations. Now I can contemplate them with an air of amusement, but then they were exceedingly embarrassing. Years ago, during a visit to Alaska‚Äôs Denali National Park, I enthusiastically told a couple on a hiking trail that I had just … Continue reading Of Quill Pigs and Hand Shoes