As a teacher, Mister MRP always receives some delicious bounty at the holidays. This year,
we he also got a few English teacher-specific treats. For one, Portrait of a Writer chocolates:
For another, the American Authors card game:
. . . which I think is a literary version of Go Fish. Here are some of the cards:
Cather was the only woman in the entire deck. But my favorite part was the absolutely priceless expression with which Steinbeck is immortalized. It seems to epitomize the winter of our discontent it’s meant to illustrate.