Monthly Archive: December, 2010

A history of the gentleman’s Christmas

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Hello again, Today I will be writing a short piece on the history of Christmas. You have no doubt already read the overview of Christmas, Christmas music and the spirit of Christmas, but… Continue reading

The spirit of Christmas

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Hello there, Due to the heavy dose of yuletide cheers going around I thought it only natural to write a post about the spirit of Christmas.  That of course, as you well know,… Continue reading

The gentleman’s Christmas music

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Hello all! I was on the elevator at my department store – “Griffith’s” – the other day and was pleased to hear the Christmas music I had chosen. On my frequent excursions to… Continue reading

The gentleman at Christmas

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Hello there, As you are well aware I’m sure, Christmas is upon us like a lion upon a gazelle that I plan on shooting and making into a rug.  Due to this fact,… Continue reading

The courageous gentleman

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Hello all, The other day I was taking a reflective, pipe-smoking walk around Lake Griffith when I noticed an injured swan across the water. Having introduced many foreign and dangerous creatures from my… Continue reading

The double breasted suit

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Hello there, Whilst sipping a refreshing martini on the shores of Lake Brixley (adjacent to Castle Brixley) a member of the luncheon I was on asked me about double breasted suit jackets.  I… Continue reading

From The Gentleman’s Vault V

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Hello all, It’s Wednesday today, which is known in many gentlemen circles as ‘ Vault-day’. This name has long and complex derivatives which I shan’t go into here. But rest assured, here at… Continue reading

The Pipe Smoking Gentleman

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Dear Gentlemen, When you’re out at a soiree or the local Reform Club you may get into a distressing situation when you’ve run out of cigars. Then what are you expected to wash… Continue reading

Biography: Cary Grant

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Hello there, Here is the first of a new segment we will be running in which we will look at a gentleman of stature in depth.  Therefore we will start with the classic… Continue reading

From The Gentleman’s Vault IV

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Hello there, It’s that time of the week again when Griffith and I use our dual keys to open the most heavily guarded vault since Ocean’s 11 (the Sinatra one of course), that… Continue reading