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My friend Doug recently blogged about his favorite poem by Tennyson: Ulysses.
I would go but half way with Ulysses… For roaming the world and knowing is a great thing, but the doing of life is more important to me, not the grinding toil of it all, though there is more to that than we sometimes remember, but the helping of others, the feeding, the education, the caring. 655 more words
Welcome to December! It’s hard to believe we are nearing the end of our third full year of readings in the Great Books Project. As usual, I’ll do a summary of the year’s accomplishments in early January, but I think it’s safe we’ll have read close to 17,000 pages total by then. 786 more words