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Monthly Archives: June 2009

ourlady

Our Lady did not care for the finer things in life; on the contrary, she preferred the low and the base, believing these things to be the black metal out of which the work of the white was drawn. (italics added)

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Mr Samson no longer prayed because he felt that god, nebulous and distant, had moved on with his life.

They found the thing which was most probable and by a series of calculations proved that it should not have happened.

…when the story was told, we could not believe it because, in those days, facts seemed like a traveller from distant lands, whose customs we held to be primitive and unrefined…

when faced with superior numbers, the little general learned to split and fight another day