Dismissed, With Prejudice

SEAN: …No one could possibly understand the depths of you. But you presume to know everything about me because you saw a painting of mine, and you ripped my fucking life apart. You’re an orphan, right? You think I know the first thing about how hard your life has been, how you feel, who you are […]

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Christmas Shopping

The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending we lay waste our powers; … William Wordsworth, “The World Is Too Much With Us” I’m not sure what exactly this post will have to do with Unitarian Universalism, but ’tis the season. I feel like tonight I have a chance to […]

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Do You Have Servants?

It is the custom of “Society” to abuse its servants,—a façon de parler, such as leads their lords and masters to talk of the weather, and, when rurally inclined, of the crops,—leads matronly ladies, and ladies just entering on their probation in that honoured and honourable state, to talk of servants, and, as we are […]

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