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stiff penalties for disobedient children in Colonial America

July 4, 2022 The Fourth Commandment in Colonial Connecticut In Colonial Connecticut there were stiff legal penalties against disobedient children. Here is an example: “If any childe or children above fifteen years old, and of sufficient understanding, shall curse or smite their natural father… Continue Reading “stiff penalties for disobedient children in Colonial America”

healing rarely happens in the light of day

July 4, 2022 picture of the day healing rarely happens in the light of dayIt happens in the darknesswhen no one is aroundbut you and your demonsand the deeper, the messier,the more intense it isthe betterbecause healing your woundsfrom the inside out is the… Continue Reading “healing rarely happens in the light of day”

let it grow

July 3, 2022 it’s the most wonderful time of the year “No matter the state of the world, or how dark the shadow that has fallen on our city, I find it curiously comforting to know that if you plant a seed and give… Continue Reading “let it grow”

Afar into the land of Nod

July 2022 The Land of Nod BY ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON From breakfast on through all the day At home among my friends I stay, But every night I go abroad Afar into the land of Nod. All by myself I have to go, With none… Continue Reading “Afar into the land of Nod”

Hip, hip, hooray for America

July 3, 2022 Marriages in the nude In colonial New England, there were many instances of women getting married in the nude or in their underwear. According to an old English tradition, if a woman married “in her shift on the king’s highway”, her… Continue Reading “Hip, hip, hooray for America”

honesty, truth, and compassion

July 3, 2022 picture of the day Never be afraid to raise your voicefor honesty, truth and compassionAgainst lying, injustice and greedIf people all over the world would do thisit would change the earth~ William Faulkner hope you have a great day!thanks for stopping… Continue Reading “honesty, truth, and compassion”

seedy

July 2, 2022 it’s the most wonderful time of the year now entering the seedy part of town hope you have a great day!thanks for stopping by!! working on the build-back-better plan (facebook) That horrifying moment when you’re looking for an adult,but you realize… Continue Reading “seedy”