"Help me!” She mouthed urgently. James had nudged Calvin and nodded towards Snow. Calvin’s face lit up and he waved to her enthusiastically. James excused himself from the group and Calvin followed a bit more elegantly, kissing the lady's hands and sweeping bows to the gentry (socializing was his thing).
If death is sleep, Hamlet muses, then there will doubtlessly be dreams in that sleep. And if we have nightmares here, what is to stop death-dreams from being one everlasting horror that causes a cold sweat to break out on our cold brow and our lifeless heart to pound in terror for all eternity??
Representative Cortez is partially correct; just because someone is young does not mean they are stupid. Representative Cortez, however, can no longer pull the “youngest member of the House” claim when someone hurts her feelings, for a new youngest member has taken that title...
With this knowledge, I can say with confidence that if America elects Trump, praise the Lord, His will be done, or if America elects Biden, praise the Lord, His will be done (1 Thessalonians 5:18).
Their laughter is contagious, they see beauty in the plain, Their lives are more than precious, in a drought they are rain
"I cannot believe I'm up here chasing a fairytale!" I yell, knowing that the only reason I'm talking out loud is to keep the slowly growing fear in my stomach at bay. I hike my drenched hoodie over my drenched head and keep plodding along, hoping to find either my guide or a cave or even a mountain lion to put me out of my misery.
Pumpkin tea, pumpkin decor, pumpkin frappuccinos, pumpkin soup, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin name badges, pumpkin ham sandwiches, pumpkin hats, pumpkin crackers, pumpkin air fresheners and the list goes on and on and on and on and on and on....
For about 100 pages, I felt justified in the pre-judgement of the book being a tragedy of a boy pining in prison. But the triumph of thinking so had come too late; I was already lost in the drama...
When one considers the richness of benefits the Western Tradition offers and compares it to the failing modern education system, it is hard to understand how our culture has chosen the method of universal education over the individuality-encouraging, think-for-yourself heritage that worked so well for our forefathers.
Which is more important? Having a president who is all of the above and staunchly defends the sacredness of human life--like President Trump has done for the past four years--or someone who acts “presidential,” doesn’t tweet the first thought that comes to mind but actively supports the dismemberment and tossing away of pre-born citizens?