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The Seven Year Break

“Stop!!” shouted my husband as he saw the pickpocket run off with my wallet. After a second’s pause, he ran after the thief as fast as he could but with little success of retrieving the wallet. 1,457 more words


Ordeal Scale

I’ve noticed that my degree of recovery (or otherwise) can be gauged roughly according to a scale of how much of an ordeal any action or event creates. 394 more words


Bad Blessings for Imperfect Saints

Comments for All Saints Sunday (and Confirmation) – 3 Nov 14

Revelation 7:9-17; Matthew 5:1-12

T: “Praise to you, O Christ?!” It’s one of those Gospel readings that makes you wonder. 1,102 more words

Inventing the Visgothic legal ordeal in Catalonia

The backlog in my posting is awful , but there is obviously something in the period of delay that matches the rhythms of my scholarship: I keep finding that I stubbed posts to blog which I come to just as the thing they were about again comes up in my study. 1,261 more words

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I am enough

We often in life get a constant reminder of our failures, weaknesses, cruelty that dwells in this world. We are reminded about the harshness of reality. 205 more words


Lessons I learnt from the LINDA IKEJI'S BLOG (LIB) ordeal


   I am quite certain that most of you reading this must have heard about the incident that lead to the blocking/removal or permanent shut down of the most popular blog in Nigeria (The Linda ikeji’s blog), A.K.A LIB. 557 more words


Dreadful Thank You Notes

We had a large wedding…over 300 guests. Good etiquette indicates preprinted thank you notes to wedding guests shows a lack of gratefulness. OK, I get it. 617 more words