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Par Lance

Par Lance is where I come to talk with my friends, mainly to discuss books. 

Par can mean at face value,and Lance is just me.


From the Oxford English Dictionary:

Parlance /'pa:l(Ə)ns/

noun [mass noun] a particular way of speaking or using words, especially a way common to those with a particular job or interest: dated terms that were once in common parlance | medical parlance.

origin late 16th cent. (denoting speech or debate): from Old French, from parler 'speak', from Latin parabola 'comparison' (in late Latin 'speech').

Currently reading

Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks
Arthur Benjamin
Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer
Rod Stephens
The Stonor Eagles
Older, Wiser . . . Sexier (Men) - Bev Williams This book is such fun, and is a must-have stocking-filler for, well, just about anyone you know. It is full of amusing cartoons related getting old, and quotes on the subject from famous people.

If you resolve to give up smoking, drinking and loving, you don't actually live longer. It just seems longer. Clement Freud

I want to have a good body, but not as much as I want dessert. Jason Love

They say that age is all in your mind. The trick is to keep it from moving down your body. Anonymous

You get the picture!

Please note: There are two versions of this book, one for men and one for women. The version reviewed here is the version for men.