***Editor’s Note*** The following piece was provided special to TMF, courtesy of the reclusive, mysterious Le Fond. Not much is known about Le Fond, other than his/her legendary wit, flair for the outrageous and fondness for fortresses. Please enjoy.
Where have all the Fortresses gone? No, it’s not Paula Cole’s new single; it’s a serious question. The last time we saw the headline: Local Zoning Board Approves Fortress? 1890? Why is it that fortresses went out with feudal system? Are there not ANY eccentric rich people with a taste for ramparts and moats? I mean, I guess there are some fixer-uppers out there….. Continue reading