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Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 17: LOVE THE RIGHT THINGS

https://pixabay.com/en/love-two-outdoor-affinity-3315770/ *** LOVE THE RIGHT THINGS *** do love the right things avoid loving the wrong things love good zealously *** https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2017/02/19/dantes-purgatory-canto-17-retelling-fourth-ledge-sloth/ ***

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Trump Tells the Truth About Hillary

Trump on Hillary (YouTube) He liked her. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xM8jfZTC6Mo  *** Twitter on Hilary (Twitter) He liked her. https://twitter.com/mikeymellow/status/960928054121062402

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John Donne: Go and Catch a Falling Star

Go and catch a falling star,     Get with child a mandrake root, Tell me where all past years are,     Or who cleft the devil’s foot, Teach me to hear mermaids singing, Or to keep off envy’s stinging,             And … Continue reading

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NOTES on St. Anselm (circa 1033 to 1109): Proslogion

St. Anselm lived from approximately 1033 to 1109. He was an Italian prelate, the archbishop of Canterbury, and the founder of Scholasticism (which is defined by the Concise Columbia Encyclopedia as the “philosophy and theology of Western Christendom in the Middle … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Illnesses and Injuries Anecdotes

In 1907, opera singer Enrico Caruso needed to visit a doctor, but he did not want the media to find out about the visit, so he decided to visit the doctor incognito; therefore, Mr. Caruso used the name of his … Continue reading

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The Bully

Originally posted on Poet Girl Em:
the bully has never known true love the love that sticks to bones the love that lasts and matters the love one calls home the bully is a shell, a human with no heart…

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Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 12: NIOBE

Niobe, in an agony of grief, which is in the marble tempered and idealized, tries to protect her youngest daughter from destruction. (Galleria degli Uffizi in Florence); Public Domain, via Wiki Commons *** NIOBE *** guilty of great pride seven … Continue reading

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FREE: William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”: A Retelling in Prose

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