Stormy weather

During the last few weeks, I have been following the weather radar with interest.  Hurricane season is upon us, reminding us that the weather is predictable to a point, but ultimately we cannot control it.  I am now watching what is happening with Jose and Maria. I watched with interest as Harvey moved toward Texas,[…]

Cursing, swearing, profanity, and vulgar language

Is it just me or does it seem like the use of foul language is on the rise?  Do you remember when “he swears like a sailor” was the designation for a man who had a filthy mouth?  If a “she” cursed a lot, she was unladylike, crude, and unattractive.  Children did not swear in[…]