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July 18, 64: Rome Wasn't Burnt in a Day

Just whose fault was it anyway? Was it a cow kicking over a lantern, that strange new sect known as Christians, or the Emperor himself whom rumor would have wailing on a fiddle during the conflagration? 257 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

July 18, 64: Rome Wasn't Burnt in a Day

Just whose fault was it anyway? Was it a cow kicking over a lantern, that strange new sect known as Christians, or the Emperor himself whom rumor would have wailing on a fiddle during the conflagration? 257 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

THE THIRD MAN (1949, dir. Carol Reed)

In case you didn’t know, the banner image for this blog is a cropped screen capture of the final shot of The Third Man. S… 1,172 more words

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Review: The Third Man

Title:                         The Third Man

Certificate:               PG

Director:                   Carol Reed

Major Players:         Joseph Cotton, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard

Out Of Five:             5

The Third Man is my favourite film of all time and I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve watched it. 857 more words

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TEST YOUR BIBLE KNOWLEDGE: All About Music

I am not musically inclined. I do not play an instrument, sing, or even remember tunes or lyrics. In fact, I have trouble turning on the radio.

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Faith

Listen Up! "Z" is for Zither

Zither wasn’t my only choice, but it’s a beautiful musical instrument, and a lovely way to end this month of musical posts. I hope you’ve enjoyed them, and maybe learned about a new instrument! 70 more words

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Zither

From the 1930’s, in a case, with music, tuning tools, plectrum and sheet music. $195.