Used to warn a fencer to assume the position preparatory to a match.
[French : en, on + garde, guard.]
[Disc 3 of my "Carmen" cd is damaged right where Don Jose and Escamillo fight. And I dreamt I forgot to shave my legs. Knew the crossword puzzle answer for the clue "Gillette blade" though--ATRA]
Felt like I'd been through the woodchipper even before arriving home from work. The elementary students did the printmaking for the music festival invitations, and the results will be totally awesome. Tonight this art teacher will have a bad case of brayer shoulder and should go to bed early. Thanks to the glittergoods blogger for this perfect spring green brayer illustration:
The lawn service guys for the condo are sending today's prunings through a real woodchipper. The high-pitched whine makes the hairs on my arms stand straight up and shriek. Yup. Spring. Now 'scuse me while I ice my March madness injury!
© 2012 Nancy L. Ruder