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Ponderings About The Pure Of Heart

Composer Ludwig van Beethoven expressed this reason for firing an otherwise good housekeeper: “Whoever tells a lie is not pure of heart, and such a person can not cook a clean soup.” Beethoven said in a letter to a friend, … Continue reading

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Innocence

Whilst sipping coffee and daydreaming during the afternoon, my thoughts wandered into the subject of innocence. Society places a great deal of importance to it–almost as some sort of virtue. The problem with such an ideological opinion is that innocence … Continue reading

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Innocence

I stepped onto the front porch slab a few minutes before bedtime. The night time weather was unusually mild and pleasant for late June; especially since the afternoon had been quite windy. I visually surveyed the neighborhood and took in … Continue reading

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