Jottings (Timely and Otherwise)

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  1. Parker 75 Smooth Sterling (Plain Sterling)

    by , Jun 14, 2019 at 09:48 PM (Jottings (Timely and Otherwise))
    I inked my smooth sterling 75 today (one of two, actually). First time in years. Here's a blogpost from a couple of years ago -- put up by a fellow addict, err..."enthusiast".
  2. Parker Sonnet

    by , Jun 13, 2019 at 07:37 PM (Jottings (Timely and Otherwise))
    In the past few days, I've had an impulse to ink up my collection of Parker Sonnets -- for the first time in many, many months. I've always liked the size and shape of these pens. Like the Parker 75, which the Sonnet was created to replace, these pens are a very user friendly size and shape. They are not overwhelmingly big or heavy. They are not, by and large, super ostentatious. In short, Sonnets are designed to be comfortable for long use, day in and day out. ...

    Updated Jun 14, 2019 at 01:13 AM by Kronos (Added photos)

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