Regarding yesterday's post and my managing editor stereotype from days gone by, I got this feedback from a certain 90-year-old mentor of mine about the ink-stained-wretch scratchboard:
"In your otherwise correct depiction of the gruff, grizzled, green eye-shaded editor, where's the stogie and the pint?"
—DD the Wordsmith
Oh, you mean this?
Actually, on the first pass, I had half of it right: