Palmus


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Palmus

An ancient Roman unit of length approximately equivalent to 74 millimeters.
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The Palmus court, citing Martino and Jordan, noted that adverse inference charges to the jury are inappropriate in the case of a failure to produce evidence.
In any event, he has cooked up brief disquisitions on many fascinating subjects, among them an encounter with the Weltgeist, a dialogue with a clergyman about Adam and Eve and the Tree of Knowledge (faith versus knowledge), concert attire, the history of cigarette butts, dialect literature, Shakespeare's characters, misattributed quotations, a neo-Socratic dialogue about a traffic problem, annoyances faced by a writer, and a "mishpochology" of Palmus Palmstrom and Palma Kunkel.