Toil is the Price of Excellence

As we cultivate letterforms with the ease of vectorized software, it’s humbling to look back 100 years and appreciate the beauty and dedication of yesterday’s penmanship practitioners. With school children no longer learning cursive, and letter-writing generally reduced to quaint sentimentality,¬†it is mind-bending to imagine professional businessmen toiling over the elegance of their penmenship in order to compose a proper communication.

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