I think I am beginning to...
Written by Reeba
(3/2/2007 3:03 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Ancient Madam's Voice, penned by JulieW
understand the style of swearing now.
Frogs and Tambours - when he is talking about clothes;
whips and wheels - when talking about travelling and arriving.
Odds bulbs and lights! - it registers now :-D
Actually I have seen people use the tambour even now.
I found it difficult to embroider when the cloth was stretched on to it. The needle sort of refuses to turn back easily to the cloth once you have pierced it.