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Prayer Before Meal

Sometimes our meals don’t last long, and sometimes our prayers don’t last long. But they both slow us down for that moment.

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X-rays uncover hidden figure beneath Rembrandt painting

Rembrandt’s famous ‘An Old Man in Military Costume’, which depicts an old soldier in his military attire, has a secret. Beneath the painting of an old man a second figure has been discovered, also dressed in uniform. 238 more words

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Battle of the brands: ASOS defence upheld by Court of Appeal majority and ASSOS refused permission to appeal

ASSOS is a specialist cycling clothes business founded in Switzerland which ‘offers advanced, technical apparel’ at the top end of the market. ASSOS sells its goods in 37 countries worldwide, almost exclusively through specialist cycling stores. 1,318 more words

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Woman with a Pearl Necklace

There are times when I would look at this painting and think of meanings, or imagine what is going on in this woman’s mind, or find connections with other paintings by Vermeer. 90 more words

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