April Fool’s Day! A Little Fun With Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1948

He who lives without folly isn’t so wise as he thinks. –François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld When I was a kid, I remember poring over the April Fool’s Day illustrations by Norman Rockwell, which graced the cover of the Saturday Evening Post.  You know the ones:  They’re full of “mistakes” which the reader must identify.On April 1st, for some reason, people think it’s fun to do goofy things and to fool one another.I had a friend who served her family a tasty dessert of chocolate-covered pi … [Read more...]