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Recent Speakings in the Common Room

*The HeadGirl is driving through a parking lot* Equuschick, in the passenger seat: Don’t hit any mean old ladies.The HeadGirl: I don’t know any mean old ladies.Equuschick: You will when I’m old. ~ *First Year Boy being too noisy with his marbles after being told to quiet down* DHM: You have just lost your marbles […]

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The Pathetic Tale of the Equuschick’s Dog, & More

So there the Equuschick was, all ready for bed at 10:20 last night; she just had to brush her teeth and let the dogs out one last time. So out they went, and she shut the door and left them out for TWO MINUTES. When she came back Sadie was waiting sedately on the porch, […]

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Movie Review

We finally got around to watching Luther. We’ve been hearing good things about it for quite some time, but didn’t think it was available in our small area. I found it Thursday night in the tiny grocery store of a one grocery store town nearby, purely serendipitiously. We really liked this movie. We yearn for […]

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Musical Notes from Somewhere Else

*Headgirl hurriedly steps in* I first read this post a few months ago and was very impressed. It discusses the fact that film scores are really classical music’s “saving grace.” Matthew Stevenson’s post was based on this article in the Washington Times. Both are interesting. I would expound on both, but today’s to-do list has […]

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Be Still My Soul

Be Still My SoulTune: FinlandiaComposer: Jean Sibelius Lyrics by Catharina von Schlegel, 1752 1. Be still my soul, The Lord is on thy side;Bear patiently the cross of grief or painLeave to thy God to order and provide;In every change He faithful will remain.Be still my soul; thy best, thy heavenly FriendThrough thorny ways leads […]

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