Arnau was sixty-three years old. He felt tired, and leant on his son.
Bernard squeezed his father’s arm affectionately. Arnou bent his mouth to his son’s ear and pointed towards the high alter. 334 more words
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Wynter Wakeneth Al My Care (Art. 52) by Unknown with a translation into modern English by Susanna Greer Fein
Wynter wakeneth al my care;
Nou this leves waxeth bare.
Ofte Y sike ant mourne sare
When hit cometh in my thoht
Of this worldes joie: 207 more words
Fountain in the interior courtyard of the Mosque of Sultan Hassan, about 1357 CE, Old Cairo, Egypt.
There is an art, I think, to writing about magic. To have a story that features magic is one thing; to have that magic feel truly, well, 702 more words
On 23 December is the feast day of St. John of Kanty (1390–1473). He was a priest, theologian, philosopher, and also a late-medieval physicist.
In physics, he expounded the theory of impetus (along with Jean Buridan (c.1295–1363), and others), which anticipated the concept of conserved momentum, of de Soto, Galileo and Newton. 233 more words