Monthly Archives: July 2012

on Heat

“Heat, ma’am! it was so dreadful here, that I found there was nothing left for it but to take off my flesh and sit in my bones” Sydney Smith (1771-1845), English writer and Anglican cleric Oh my gosh it is … Continue reading

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on Property

prop·er·ty: noun a) something owned or possessed; b) the exclusive right to possess, enjoy, and dispose of a thing, see ownership c) something to which a person or business has a legal title ~ from the online Mirriam-Webster Dictionary Do … Continue reading

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on Slavery

“The highest authority has spoken. The voice of the Supreme Court has gone out over the troubled waves of the National Conscience…. [But] my hopes were never brighter than now. I have no fear that the National Conscience will be … Continue reading

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on Rebellion

“The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion” Albert Camus (1913-1960) French author, journalist and philosopher Americans are rebels. We don’t like being told … Continue reading

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on Unalienable

un·al·ien·a·ble: adj. Not to be separated, given away, or taken away; inalienable On July 4, 1776 our founding Fathers signed a Declaration of Independence from England. In the second paragraph of this historical document it lists two basic, self-evident truths. … Continue reading

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