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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
SEE (original image): http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait.php?search=ap&npgno=Ax143671&eDate=&lDate=
SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._S._Eliot
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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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Thought for the Day – September 7th, 2013

09-07

Hume, David. Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects. London, 1777. Vol I, pg 373-374
Essay X: Of Some Remarkable Customs
RC 14, Mil 373-374
SEE: http://www.davidhume.org/texts/etv1.html#Mil366
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