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The Real World

While hiking up Mount Royal this weekend with my wife’s parents, a curious young boy of about eight or nine came up to me and asked me what I had in my hand. 404 more words

Education & Teaching

I love adventures!

so happy Memirial Day-love to every man woman and teenager who pulled on thier combat boots and said “well if I die, I die but here I am.” I love you all. 111 more words


My Self-Righteous Inner Accountant

“every time that I see a soldier on a plane, I always think, you know what, I should give him my seat. It would be the right thing to do. 1,303 more words

Love And Friendship

The Wisdom of Jubilee, Forgiveness, and Forgetting

“And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee unto you; and ye shall return every man unto his possession. 413 more words

Love And Friendship

Guy de Maupassant - the Complete Short Stories

Tl;dr: If you’ve never read Guy de Maupassant, definitely read “Boule de Suif‘, his first and most famous story. If you enjoyed that, I can recommend a few more. 1,188 more words

Good And Evil

Machiavellian Compassion

“Rule of thumb: When you are behind the 8 Ball, it’s time to focus on the half-truth that you are completely and solely responsible. When you succeed in anything, it’s time to emphasize the other half-truth: that you are just a beneficiary of God’s blessing or randomness. 438 more words

Freedom & Fate & Fortune