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Castles Can be Funny...

Observe:

Be careful with the King- he hasn’t the best sense of humor…

and if it’s political, it’s best unsaid.

Just a bit of royal advice from

The Castle Lady

Castles

Common (The National)

Despite Anne-Marie Duff’s best efforts Common is awful.

Clocking in at a flabby and lumbering 3 hours it’s about 2 hours too long – and as far as I can see, for no discernible reason. 142 more words

  • Feudalism : a social system that existed in Europe during the middle ages in which people worked and fought for the nobles ehi in return gave them protection and land-use.
Terminologies

Return of the King.

As a first generation Ethiopian American I see my community aligning themselves not with the Ethiopia of the present but with the refuse of the Ethiopian Monarchy. 289 more words

Ethiopia

Feudalism

I and Jaya were travelling by Uber the other day. When the trip started, the windows were down and AC was OFF. It was stifling hot. 1,076 more words

Musings

Ghent/Gent, Belgium - torture and trade inspire gothic arts

An hour or so west from Brussels by road lies Ghent, important and prosperous medieval market city and now university town with historic center.  There are several places here I wanted to visit, and these would consume most of a day. 609 more words

Travel

Partner in Crime

Before the British Raj India was self-colonized entity, colonized by upper caste feudal landowners.
During British Raj India was colonized by the nexus of British imperialism and Indian feudalism. 31 more words