How now, my lord?

In the workshop I was just teaching, we were trying to think of a good word to use when someone made a mistake in the game. Ideas of Huzzah! And Zounds! Were floated. But actually, I think How Now might be great. It’s a pretty versatile pair of words. Used in a variety of contexts, a flexible little iamb or troche, depending.

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