Daily Archives: November 18, 2017

“For what matters in life is not whether we receive a round of applause; what matters is…”

Originally posted on Art of Quotation:
“For what matters in life is not whether we receive a round of applause; what matters is whether we have the courage to venture forth despite the uncertainty of acclaim.” Count Rostov, A Gentleman…

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David Bruce: Food Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/waffle-heart-waffles-icing-sugar-2697904/ Diamond Jim Brady loved good food. He once ate a fish sauce in a restaurant in Paris and loved it. Unfortunately, the recipe was the property of only one restaurant in the world, and that restaurant’s chef guarded the … Continue reading

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David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scenes 2-3

— 4.2 — Jaques and some Lords, who were dressed like foresters, had been hunting in the forest. The hunt had been successful; they had killed a horned stag. Jaques asked, “Whose shot killed the deer?” One of the Lords … Continue reading

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