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Legends of the Shores

Smoke or salt

The raw, foul-smelling within. 

Dash of a bite

Beyond the shape of human.

Straying from home

To bring full nets

Of women. 64 more words

Musings Of An Idle Mind

You can’t collect antiquities without risking buying looted ones

The news that US retailer Hobby Lobby has been $3 million for selling antiquities looted from Iraq has made headlines around the world.

A federal court has taken action over the firm bringing 3,000 items from Iraq – including clay tablets and seals – into the United States. 172 more words


Hobby Lobby's Legal Expert Speaks: "I can't rule out...they used my advice to evade the law."

In July 2010, Steve Green, president of the Hobby Lobby chain of craft stores, travelled to the United Arab Emirates to inspect a massive hoard of ancient artifacts. 1,799 more words


Yannis Ritsos/translated by Manolis Aligizakis


Όλα είχαν ησυχάσει στο λυκόφως, ακούγονταν μόνο κάτω στο δρόμο

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