"Perge modo et qua te ducit via dirige gressum," said Venus to Aeneas.
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
forebearers vs forebears
In his inaugural address, the new President just used the word forebearers. While certainly more inclusive than forefathers, he could have used the more elegant noun forebears, as in My forebears were Italian. The word does however open the door to some Four bears walk into a gay bar jokes.