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Autumn is here

The past few weeks we have had a lot of rainy autumn days, but we have also got the chance to pick a lot of mushrooms in the forest and go for nice walks in the crisp autumn air. 24 more words

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Remembering summer

It is raining and the leaves are starting to change color. It feels like fall is here and we are remembering our summer…

Lovely walks by the sea: 265 more words

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Rest In Peace, Edith Windsor

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Valerie Jarrett (@ValerieJarrett) September 12, 2017…

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US gay marriage pioneer Edith Windsor dies at 88

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON DC, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – Edith Windsor, whose lawsuit prompted the Supreme Court decision to grant gay couples federal benefits, has died. 195 more words

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The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

 

  

First published in 1905, THE HOUSE OF MIRTH shocked the New York society it so deftly chronicles, portraying the moral, social and economic restraints on a woman who dared to claim the privileges of marriage without assuming the responsibilities. 88 more words

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The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

 

 

Winner of the 1921 Pulitzer Prize, The Age of Innocence is Edith Wharton’s masterful portrait of desire and betrayal during the sumptuous Golden Age of Old New York, a time when society people “dreaded scandal more than disease.”  78 more words

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