Did you know that penguins search for the smoothest, most perfect rock they can find—irrespective of how long it takes them to find it—and present it to the penguin they covet, as a gift? 428 more words
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My Dear Hawthorne, — People think that if a man has undergone any hardship, he should have a reward; but for my part, if I have done the hardest possible day’s work, and then come to sit down in a corner and eat my supper comfortably — why, then I don’t think I deserve any reward for my hard day’s work — for am I not now at peace?
By Sabina Mollot
It’s the gothic opera that has something for everyone. Romance. An evil doctor. Science experiments involving poison.
And it’s an original show slated for a September run at Theater for the New City, with libretto written by Stuyvesant Town resident Linsey Abrams. 938 more words
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- All the dead that had ever been drowned in a certain lake to arise.
- Character of a man who, in himself and his external circumstances, shall be equally and totally false: his fortune resting on baseless credit,–his patriotism assumed,–his domestic affections, his honor and honesty, all a sham.