24 December 2005

Matushka (n.)

One who awakens to find Hapgood in her bed.


Anne said...

Ack! Kick the Episcopalian hussy out!!!!

Sugar Land Friend said...

Now you'll have to define Hapgood for me! :)

Texas Matushka said...

Isabel Hapgood merits to be remembered with respect and gratitude, as she was a champion in the awesome task of translating Orthodox liturgical texts from Church Slavonic into English. Father calls his liturgy book translated by her 'Hapgood'.