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Ave Faustina Imperatrix, morituri te salutant.

Lean back, and get some minutes’ peace;
Let your head lean
Back to the shoulder with its fleece
Of locks, Faustine. 889 more words


ON THIS DAY: April 5, 2017

April 5th is

Caramel Day

Go For Broke Day *

Deep Dish Pizza Day *

Read A Road Map Day

National Walking Day *

National Day of Hope * 846 more words


'A Forsaken Garden' by Algernon Charles Swinburne

‘A Forsaken Garden’

by Algernon Charles Swinburne

“In a coign of the cliff between lowland and highland,
At the sea-down’s edge between windward and lee, 694 more words


Poem of the Day for September 20, 2016

By Twilight

    If we dream that desire of the distance above us
Should be fettered by fear of the shadows that seem,
If we wake, to be nought, but to hate or to love us… 70 more words