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Too lazy today to go through my weekend checklist; there are some days you just give in to sloth.
Сырники and my plum jam for breakfast (and then again for brunch…), finishing the long-winded French novel, for once competently translated (y Hoyt Rogers)- all those strange turns of phrase and endless sentimental passages reasonable enough for the premise and the story to be believable, to relay the fragrance and tone of time. 337 more words
*This is a continuation on the declassified documents series
Sitting in the WikiLeaks declassified database is a document on the Vatican World War II documents. It is a cable from the Vatican from 2002, stating that “POPE JOHN PAUL II HAS ORDERED THE PARTIAL OPENING OF THE VATICAN ARCHIVES FOR MATERIAL RELATING TO THE PERIOD LEADING TO AND DURING WORLD WAR II.” (The cable can be found, here: https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/02VATICAN819_a.html) 98 more words