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Woolly Canadian Adventures

When planning holidays abroad, most people organise transport, accommodation, tourist activities. I, apparently, now check for yarn shops before I go anywhere. My recent trip to Canada involved a lot of hastily booking airbnb/bus tickets/etc while loitering outside Starbucks and scrounging their internet, but I had the opening times of all the best yarn shops written down weeks in advance. 266 more words

Esther 5:10, Question 1. From what does Haman restrain himself?

י וַיִּתְאַפַּק הָמָן וַיָּבוֹא אֶל–בֵּיתוֹ וַיִּשְׁלַח וַיָּבֵא אֶת–אֹהֲבָיו וְאֶת–זֶרֶשׁ אִשְׁתּוֹ

10. And Haman restrained himself. And he came to his house. And he sent for – and they came – his loved ones and Zeresh his wife. 30 more words

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Disciplina

D I S C I P L I N E  will bring you everything you want.

Lack of it will take even what you have away.

For The Benefit Of Mankind

Pluck

Eye-brow tweezing’s an
Excercise in self-restraint—
Pull one too many …

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Everyday Poems

Calm

Staying calm in times of tension or stress requires enormous strength. Many, get troubled and react harshly or hastily in disturbing times. Some also think to themselves that they could have been calm but the situation or the person opposite to them needed a harsh reaction. 205 more words

Life

Blog No. 17 - Self-restraint

Whether or not there is ever going to be a xenocide, it cannot be said. What there can be is an extra dose of self-restraint in those that feel they have a bone – or two – yet to pick. 240 more words

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