n. (1)the study of malformations or serious deviations from the normal type in organisms
(2)"study of marvels and monsters," 1678, from comb. form of Gk. teras (gen. teratos) "marvel, monster" + -logy.
Monday, January 10, 2011
Snow Day at St. Mary's Cemetery
After getting out early on Friday because of the snow, I spent a perilous hour driving around both the Bronx and Yonkers for a cemetery. Woodlawn in the Bronx had closed their gates, as had Oakland in Yonkers. Having taken photos of St. Mary's in last year's blizzard, I was pessimistic I would capture anything good. I got one, and all I had to do to get it was stand in freezing water. If you look closely, you might even see a grave...