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looking up at the heights

“Dear me! We Tooks and Brandybucks, we can’t live long on the heights.”

“No,” said Merry. “I can’t. Not yet, at any rate. But at least, Pippin, we can now see them, and honour them.

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The importance of the nobility of Superman;

How we choose to approach the world is very often the by-product of what we listen to, what we read, and what we surround ourselves with. 1,017 more words


Snippet: Falcones' "The inheritors of the earth"

Ildefonso Falcones, Los herederos de la tierra , 2016, 896 p.

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Barcelona, 1387. The bells of Santa María de la Mar church still sound for all of the Ribera neighborhood’s inhabitants, but one of them listens to their ringing with special attention… Hugo Llor, the son of a dead sailor, who as a 12 year old works in the shipyards due to the generosity of one of the most respected gentlemen of the city: Arnau Estanyol. 384 more words


Nobility of spirit

For many people the highest honour in sport is not Olympic gold but the Pierre de Coubertin International Fair Play Trophy, named for the founder of the modern Olympics. 118 more words


My Renaissance Gown

Last year I was introduced to the Renaissance faire, and since then, I have looked forward to returning this year!  I knew i wanted to return as a some sort of noble, however, i have near zero sewing skill.   199 more words


People of the Middle Ages

I have decided to make one big “People of the Middle Ages” interactive notebook for part of our Social Studies unit (rather than separate notebooks for each category). 413 more words


A Stupid Samaritan

If you read my previous post, you would know what I am talking about. Thank you all for taking time to read it and give me your valuable opinion. 426 more words

A Piece Of My Mind