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Christmas quotes

The purpose and cause of the incarnation was that He might illuminate the world by His wisdom and excite it to the love of Himself. Peter Abelard A woman spent all Christmas Day in a telephone box without ringing anyone. If someone comes to phone, she leaves the box, then … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Day

It has been an unchallengeable American doctrine that cranberry sauce, a pink goo with overtones of sugared tomatoes, is a delectable necessity of the Thanksgiving board and that turkey is uneatable without it. There are some things in every country that you must be born to endure; and another hundred … Continue reading

John Florio biography

John Florio portrait and short biography

Forgive thy friends: they would, but cannot praise, inough’ the wit, art, language of thy PLAYES: forgive thy foes; they will not praise thee. Why? Thy Fate hath thought it best, they should envy. Faith, for thy FOXES sake, forgive them those who are not worthy to be friends, nor … Continue reading

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