It’s a parasol not an umbrella

Nice lady in long red dress quickly corrected me when I referred to her parasol as an umbrella. ¬†She was enjoying a day with family and friends at a 4th of July cookout. Now I know. ¬†Parasol usually refers to an item designed to protect from the sun; umbrella refers to a device more suitedContinue reading “It’s a parasol not an umbrella”