17 August 2009

Old -v- New

I've been using one of Jen's old Spanish/English dictionaries for my classes (both learning and teaching):

But, as you can see, it's... well-broken-in.

Jen's dad is visiting, and brought me this:

Thanks, Dick!


Steve said...

Jen's Dad is da bomb!

Saoirse in Spokane said...

Looks like you definitely needed a new copy. It is great that you and Jen's dad are pals.

Have a cool Tuesday.

Jennifer said...

Look at that fancy new book with all those right angles. Show off.

The Cunning Runt said...

I generally find books easier to read/use when the pages are held together in some way.

And also, you reminded me of how much I miss my father-in-law Fernando. He was similarly generous and practical!