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Jacob Marley Is Alive-A Prequel to the Christmas Carol

The first time I heard Marley was dead, I didn’t believe it.  Jacob Marley didn’t die.  Marley couldn’t die.  He was too tough to die.  His partner; that tight fisted, cold hearted son a bitch Ebeneezer Scrooge should be the first to die.  324 more words

Food For Thought
  • “This new world hath been the asylum for the persecuted lovers of civil and religious liberty from every part of Europe. Hither have they fled…” ~Thomas Paine (1776)
Thomas Paine

[un]Common Sense

Hola Everybody,
My laptop is dying… it’s crashing constantly. I might not be able to see through my commitment to post at least one blog a day for whole of the year 2016. 819 more words

Poem by United Irishman Arthur O'Connor

The pomp of courts, and pride of kings,
I prize above all earthly things;
I love my country, but my king,
Above all men his praise I’ll sing. 49 more words

Poetry

Not so Common Sensical

   Use your common sense!  We all have probably heard this said to someone, to us, or at some other point and situation in our lives.  It means to use our brains.   485 more words

School Essays

The Role Of The People

“Society is produced by our wants, and government by our wickedness; the former promotes our positively by uniting our affections, the latter negatively by restraining our vices. 450 more words

Philosophy