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D’Artagnan’s trip to London: London, April 1625

D’Artagnan did not know London; he did not know a word of English; but he wrote the name of Buckingham on a piece of paper, and everyone pointed out to him the way to the duke’s hotel.

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I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am. ~ Francis Bacon


On Inauguration Day, Francis Bacon, tea and talking...how life should be...75/100

Yes, I know what day it is today. And so I planned, well…something lovely. Civility, humour, tradition, class, art, intellectual chat, genuine laughter, those funny things I value. 690 more words

Sister Wendy - B - Part 1

Hello there.

It has been awhile since I regaled you with my findings from the A surnames that Sister Wendy features in her wonderfully massive book… 1,176 more words

Visits-Francis Bacon-Invisible Rooms. Tate Liverpool.

As I have been visiting places,taking pictures of them, collecting leaflets and then acting like I never went in the first place, I have decided to look back on my last years visits and get myself in order. 536 more words



“In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.”

Francis Bacon