Random reflections on culture, life and the Universe.
Warning: will regularly include Scottish actors.
30 days hath SeptemberApril, June and NovemberAll the rest have 31Excepting February aloneWhich has 28 days clearAnd 29 in each Leap Year
If you were an ancient Roman (but spoke English) you'd also needIn March, July, October, MayThe Nones are on the seventh dayMore detail here.I assume other languages (including Latin) must have their own how-many-days-in-a-month rhymes. That would be interesting.
Nice poesy Lisa .
That said, it's a good way to remind you not to date something as 31st on the occasional month :)
I suppose it's because children need to learn it and it is completely illogical.I wonder what the most primitive "need to know" that makes no sense is?
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