1889.05.28

Tuesday May 28th 1889: That true Rascal props his feet upon the stolen table, lowers the brim on his stolen hat, and smokes his stolen pipe. The stolen chicken in his stomach eases him into a sated slumber.

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1889.05.27

Monday May 27th 1889: Following the Signal of the Strawberry, the Clerks return to a secret anteroom off the main Hall at E and Fifth Streets once their unwitting financiers have left the vicinity.

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1889.05.24

Friday May 24th 1889: The graduate’s empty sense of accomplishment is filled with the curiosity inspired by the subtle design of a strawberry flower on a card of introduction surreptitiously deposited in his coat pocket.

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1889.05.23

Thursday May 23rd 1889: A week and a day after joining the water faeries on a Tour of Discovery in the nearly dry puddle, he returns to stand barefoot on the ground as his upturned shoes have been removed.

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1889.05.22

Wednesday May 22nd 1889: Powder scoops a handfull of bay sediment, squeezes out the briny water, sculpts the shape of a bird, and places the animal in a cage with the other cooing mud doves.

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