‘Where art thou, lady mine, that thou My sorrow dost not rue? Thou canst not know it, lady mine, Or else thou art untrue.’ Excerpt From: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. ‘Don Quixote.’ "This is what you brought from Cordoba." William waved at the pile of manuscripts carelessly heaped on his desk. “When I … Continue reading A Tale of Debauchery and Treachery (Or how Cervantes came to write Don Quixote)
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The most right wing UK cabinet since Thatcher, led by proven liar, followed by sycophants. "We will leave the EU on October 31st - come what may." My prediction is that if the government lasts that long, Britain has a rough ride ahead. More likely is a general election followed by total and utter chaos. … Continue reading Oh Dear ….
Who doesn’t secretly love Loki in the Avengers franchise - Loki, the god of chaos. Yet chaos is defined by disorder, disarray, confusion, mayhem and bedlam - all traits which we detest and try to avoid. Why else do we spend so much time cutting the lawn, trimming the hedges and generally clearing and tidying. … Continue reading Chaos
It was just a long drawn out minor chord but it tugged at the heartstrings and drew us onward. As we rounded the corner the tempo increased and a beautiful Bach sonata filled the air. "Without music, life would be a mistake”.
"Ultras Virage Est" was crudely scrawled on the electricity box. And what about the street. First of all it was very, very steep. The buildings varied between 6 floors of shabby and 6 floors of derelict. But on one wall there was a gem. Street art, graffiti or a masterpiece. Decide for yourself.
I prefer this "Storms don't come to teach us painful lessons, rather they were meant to wash us clean. " -Alder. To this - "Cleaning up an infected WP site is an absolute pain. Not recommended for peaceful minds." -Tarrant