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Magellan’s Voyage, from JennyAnyDots

We are having technical difficulties getting JennyAnyDots added to the Common Room. We don’t wish to get bogged down in technical details, but suffice it to say that the Deputy Headmistress is sometimes an idgit. Meanwhile, here is an entry from JennyAnyDots’ narration journal for Magellan’s Voyage, a Dover Publication of the account by Antonio […]

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Copywork about manners

Come when you’re called,Do as you’re bid,Shut the door after you,Never be chid ***************** Hearts, like doors, will open with easeTo very, very, little keys,And don’t forget that two of theseAre ‘I thank you’ and ‘If you please’. ****************** Please remember – don’t forget –Never leave the bathroom wet –Nor leave the soap still in […]

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In Defense of Keats

Poor fellow, Certain Parties have been attacking him lately with undue cause. To begin with, I think it’s appropriate to utilize a passage from Lewis’ “The Four Loves:” “[The human mind]…wants to make every distinction a distinction of value; hence those fatal critics who can never point out the differing quality of two poets without […]

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Hum… so I notice that the Headmistress has been posting about our school. What I am going to post about is related to our school, although it’s from our poetry book, not biography, The book is called “The Roar on the Other Side,” by Suzzane U. Clark. We were reading about density in poetry. The […]

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News Stories to Watch

Oil for Food and the UN Scandal: http://www.opinionjournal.com/columnists/cRosett/?id=110005904 http://news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=4136428———-More on Eason Jordan and the way the print paper is handling the situation. Tell me what you think of this: http://www.captainsquartersblog.com/mt/mt-tb.cgi/3841————-The Patriot Act:http://www.patriotdebates.com/ (note: I haven’t read everything at that site, but they promise civil debate, so I hope they mean it). —————-The Gates, a work […]

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