Nothing Doing

One of my favorite phrases from Grandpa Claycomb’s 1909 diary.

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4 Responses to Nothing Doing

  1. Judy says:

    I wish I could say that 🙂

  2. Tex says:

    When there is “nothing doing” I “make do.” – Some of the phrases we grew up with and use and never think about surely must seem strange to the foreigner?

  3. Sheryl says:

    I like the way he wrote “Nothing doing” so boldly. It may have been a boring day, but it looks like he felt proud that he recorded something (even if it was next to nothing) about it.

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