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The Eyes Of Pompeii: Mirror With Classical Influenced Frame

There, the eyes are sunlight on a broken column…

Beveled edge ‘window’ form mirror by Lillian August* Fine Furniture. It has a golden tone wooden frame, is in like new condition and measures 53 3/4 inches tall by 36 3/4 wide.

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21st Century

The present 21st century world is overall characterised by, apparently willing, piecemeal abandonment (at state or nation level) of, now nearly all, the restraints and considerations of morality, fairness, honour and national and international law. 32 more words

Current Affairs

How to pitch like your favorite Jay

Here’s something fun from Sportsnet Canada, featuring some of the grips of select pitches thrown by the Toronto Blue Jays pitching staff.  The lineup is a little out of date, but the mechanics and physics of throwing all the various pitches never fail to fascinate.   26 more words


Relationships Are Not Wishbones

Oh, wishbones…

If you grew up with siblings, it might have been a Thanksgiving tradition for two people to take hold of a turkey bone, one on each end, and try to split it. 791 more words

Lifestyle & Morality

White Night: A Developing Talent??

White Night was a bit of a pleasant surprise. For the better part of the series I’ve been gritting my teeth and just trying to get to the end, hoping there was an end in sight, but books 9 was enjoyable. 87 more words