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The Greek gods knew our shortcomings, especially how greed numbs the brain

A new piece of furniture was coming in, so an old piece had to go out. It was a beat up bookshelf filled with dusty volumes. 692 more words

Books

Ancient Olympic Games: Athletics, Religion, and Politics

“Water is best, and gold, like a blazing fire in the night, stands out supreme of all lordly wealth. But if, my heart, you wish to sing of contests, look no further for any star warmer than the sun, shining by day through the lonely sky, and let us not proclaim any contest greater than Olympia.” – Pindar,  948 more words

Ancient Olympics

Baby Names : Xerxes Zeus and Carl Ripken

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hot pink frisbee
fly right here across the sky
across the sea you must

“who’s on vacation”
sunshine on a cloudy day
“who’s from out of town” 146 more words

Haiku

Zeus Olimpo Hotel Around

In 1918–1921 Kakheti was part of independent Democratic Republic of Georgia, in 1922–1936 part of Transcaucasian SFSR and in 1936–1991 part of Georgian SSR. Since the Georgian independence in 1991, Kakheti is a region in the republic of Georgia and Telavi is still its capital. 108 more words

Hotel

Global Load Balancing using the @Riverbed SteelApp Traffic Manager

Global Load Balancing allows the continuation of service for organisations with large, distributed infrastructures whilst at the same time ensuring users are directed to the site most appropriate to their location. 964 more words

Greek God ~ Zeus


Zeus lived in the clouds
A real high-flyer
Casting thunderbolts
An electrifier

Tho’  married to Hera
After others he lusted
With Goddesses and mortals
He could not be trusted… 28 more words

Poetry