It’s as apropos as it was in 1975. Dress properly and prosper !
“Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.” Oscar Wilde
It was a cloudless September Saturday full of Indian summer promises. I had emerged from my closet ready to pace the sidelines of two football fields. I had my usual ensemble – white cargo pants, black tee shirt, flip flops, backward facing baseball cap and retro Ray Bans.
“Oh, oh, oh”. At first I thought my partner was talking to the dog. It was that same lilting expression one utters when chastising a pet for coveting the food on the counter. “ Are you going to wear that today? “I heard from the opposite closet. “It’s after Labor Day. Time to wind up the white shorts.”
This was not the first time I had been rounded up by the fashion police. Over twenty years of marriage, I have been…
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