Latent Potentials

I first heard the phrase “latent potential” in a book by Richard Dawkins. He was writing about evolutionary adaptations.

Kathleen received this gift the other day:

 

According to the people who made it, and the people who gave it, and the person who received it, this is allegedly a mortar and pestle. A very cool one.

I took one look at it and I saw right away what any bocce player would see. That ain’t no grinding device. It’s a pauline holder. A very cool one.

 

5 Comments

  • Uncle Nick Posted March 28, 2012 7:42 pm

    You are amazing. I just bust with pride when I see your stuff. Proud that you are an Angelo.

    Don’t refer to Kathleen as you paline holder.

    LOL to you both,

    N.

  • Brian Posted March 29, 2012 8:28 am

    I see guitar picks in this holder. Have been playing that a bit more than bocce these days!

  • Bobby Posted March 29, 2012 8:29 am

    Ok T, now you’ve done it. I must have my very own pauline holder. Then I will know I have arrived.

  • Carl Priwer Posted March 29, 2012 1:35 pm

    That was priceless. Would Kathleen let you borrow it for Conneaut?

  • Anthony Posted March 29, 2012 4:34 pm

    I’m speechless!!!!!! You and Paul are battling for the coolest cousin that I have ever had. Your brother got me hooked on Ry Cooder. Just finished listening to the third Ry CD that Paul has sent me.

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