Comments for: A request, but no more, for summer dress modesty

Posted July 26, 2011, at 6:28 p.m.
Last modified July 27, 2011, at 5:15 a.m.

Every summer when the temperature goes up, people start stripping down. At the risk of sounding like a prude, I find it unseemly. Toddlers look cute in just a pair of shorts. Middle-age men do not. Most women don’t look good in shorts, period. Yes, there are starlets strutting down …

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