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Photo Diary: Byron Bay, Australia

My first time here was everything I thought it would be – relaxing and beach-filled, and so much more. The small town in northern NSW is famous for it’s chilled vibe and it’s friendly people, not to mention it’s… 25 more words

Travel

Get fit with Proust and Byron

Actually, that should read ‘Get fit with Proust’s dad and Byron’. Proust was not fit. He had always been a sickly child, and suffered from asthma, but as an adult decided the daytime air was part of the problem, so he became nocturnal. 678 more words

Reading

Man’s love is of man’s life a thing apart,
’Tis woman’s whole existence
— Lord Byron, Extracts from Don Juan: Donna Julia’s Letter

Haha, really? I have known and liked this quote for many years.

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Cheerful

Byron- Proper Hamburgers

I visited this place for the first time ever located in Soho (they have many branches) with my cousin last week because I haven’t had burgers for while and was craving for it dearly! 375 more words

Review

 The Duenna a Comic Opera

We continue last chapters musical theme by looking at a piece of music in the folio I acquired. It comes from an opera called #TheDuenna originally composed in 1775. 271 more words

Printing

A Cottage for Thos. Sotheran

I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. 484 more words

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