Monthly Archives: February 2012

Only fools fight this battle

Pieter Bruegel, The Fight Between Carnival and Lent, oil on planel, 1559.

Pieter Bruegel, The Fight Between Carnival and Lent, oil on planel, 1559.

This exceptionally high quality image is from Des O’Sullivan’s Antiques and Art Ireland.

Beware the hare

It looks medieval, but I can find no additional information on this odd image reblogged from The Scent of Night.

Two hares assaulting and flaying a man.

Suddenly Suessian

Quotation: William Blake (1757 – 1827)

Both read the Bible day & night,
But thou readst black where I read white.

Quotation: St. Thomas Aquinas (1225 — 1274)

“Beware of the person of one book.”

Shopping

Murder, adultery, kidnapping, and more
All in a line at the grocery store.

Sometimes luck feels like fortune

One skill of which I would prefer to claim ignorance.

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