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Thought for the Day – Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

10-23

Eliot, T.S. “Little Gidding.” Four Quartets, 40. New York: Harcourt, 1943.
SEE: http://www.coldbacon.com/poems/fq.html
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BACKGROUND IMAGE: “Coming Home.” Charles Roffey. Van, Turkey. July 26, 2011. Flickr.com. Accessed on October 20, 2013. http://bit.ly/1i6zviE (Adjusted using a GIMP “oilify” artistic filter)
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van,_Turkey
SEE: http://www.flickr.com/photos/charlesfred/
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AUTHOR IMAGE: “Thomas Stearns (‘T.S.’) Eliot with his sister and his cousin, by Lady Ottoline Morrell (died 1938).” Lady Ottoline Morrell. National Portrait Gallery, London. 1934. Accessed on October 20, 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Thomas_Stearns_Eliot_by_Lady_Ottoline_Morrell_%281934%29.jpg
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SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._S._Eliot
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Thought for the Day – Sunday, October 20th, 2013

10-20

Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. London: George Allen & Unwin. 1954.
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=yl4dILkcqm4C
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Road_Goes_Ever_On
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BACKGROUND IMAGE: “Gate in a Sunny Patch.” Garry Knight. October 1, 2011. Box Hill in Surrey, England. Accessed on October 18, 2013. http://www.flickr.com/photos/garryknight/6235304496/
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box_Hill,_Surrey
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surrey
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AUTHOR IMAGE: “J. R. R. Tolkien (aged 24) in army uniform, photograph taken in 1916.” Accessed on October 18, 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tolkien_1916.jpg
SEE: http://www.tolkienestate.com/home/
SEE: http://www.tolkiensociety.org/index.html
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J.R.R._Tolkien
SEE: https://www.facebook.com/officialtolkien?ref=br_tf
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Thought for the Day – October 13th, 2013

10-13

Aldington, Richard. Death of a Hero. 1929
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=efI7utxF9UcC
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BACKGROUND IMAGE: “Hiking the Skaftafellsjökull.” Praveen Kumar Bodigutla. Apr 24, 2012. Accessed on October 12, 2013. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hiking_the_Skaftafellsj%C3%B6kull.jpg
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skaftafell
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CREATOR IMAGE: “Richard Aldington.” Accessed on October 12th, 2013. http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/richard-aldington
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Aldington
SEE: http://archives.lib.siu.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=2229
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