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The Nights watch

Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father no children. I shall wear no crowns and win no glory. 72 more words

Toy Soldiers - Jingo

Never mind who started it, never mind how it was fought, they’d want to know how to deal with things now. They represented what people called the ‘international community’. 1,816 more words


Day 74: I am the sword in the darkness

Sunday, 15 March 2015

Cooking, feeding, bathing, cleaning up, entertaining, changing, brushing their teeth, begging them to go to sleep for an hour all by myself, even though every joint in my body is aching with some kind of flu-like sickness. 30 more words

365 Day Photos

Snow Me

This winter has forced me to confront a disturbing reality that has caused my delicate psyche a crushing blow: Winter in Boston Sucks!

Boston Strong has taken a beating from the unrelenting perseverance of Mother Nature, who is engaged in a vulgar display of vanity: the chance to establish a personal record for snowfall. 564 more words

Rebel, Rebel - Feet of Clay

He said to people: you’re free. And they said, hooray, and then he showed them what freedom costs and they called him a tyrant and, as soon as he’d been betrayed, they milled around a bit like barn-bred chickens who’ve seen the big world outside for the first time, and then they went back into the warm and shut the door— 1,744 more words


East of Nowhere - Interesting Times

He wanted to say: how can you be so nice and yet so dumb? The best thing you can do with the peasants is leave them alone. 1,343 more words


Police Story - Men at Arms

Individuals aren’t naturally paid-up members of the human race, except biologically. They need to be bounced around by the Brownian notion of society; which is a mechanism by which human beings remind another that they are…well…human beings. 1,526 more words