A Modest Proposal is widely held to be one of the greatest examples of sustained irony in the history of the English language. Much of its shock value derives from the fact that the first portion of the essay describes the plight of starving beggars in Swift's native Ireland, so that the reader is unprepared for the surprise of Swift's solution when he states, "A young healthy child well nursed, is, at a year old, a most delicious nourishing and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled; and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricassee, or a ragout." This babygro will certainly be a talking point.
Care: machine wash warm. tumble dry medium. do not iron text/images.
It's never too early to start gathering material for that first masterpiece. This onesie is an adorable prequel to our adult "Careful or you'll end up in my next novel"...
Art meets science. Wise words from Einstein feature on this adorable babygro. A hand-lettered design by Geoff Sawers. Care: Machine wash cool, tumble dry low, do not iron text/images. 100%...