Category Archives: language

Louis XIV Asks Riddles VII

Esteemed Readers, here is a new intricate enigma for your entertainment. Although it is very allegoric, I’m certain you can guess it out. I will give you a small hint: it concerns love. Good luck! Often I’m stolen; and I exist … Continue reading

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Louis XIV Asks Riddles II

Esteemed Readers, here are two short. – and I hope not to difficult, – new riddles, prepared by His Majesty :-):                                       … Continue reading

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Italy & France: Unfaithful Husband & Shrew Wife

Hostility between Italy & France has always amused me. Through the centuries these two countries have been bound up with each other. Even if both nations don’t want to accept that openly, they are more relatives than neighbours. A close … Continue reading

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Sphinx Asks Riddles IV

Esteemed Readers, I would like to enter a New Year without unsolved riddles. 🙂 So, here is another 17th century enigma for your pleasure & the answer of the one of the third round. The last one turned out to … Continue reading

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Proverb-Proverbio

Ama chi ti ama, rispondi a chi ti chiama. Love somebody who loves you. Respond to the one who calls you.  Ancient Italian Proverb

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True Mirror

The reason of our annoyance is our own imperfections we notice in others. Maria Kethuprofumo

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Internet for Good

The most significant invention of XXI century has definitely changed the life of humanity. It has provided us unlimited opportunities and has broadened our mind once and for all. This new infinite reality is similar to the ocean: amazing treasures … Continue reading

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28 synonyms of Happiness

Looking through the dictionary I’ve discovered a rather curious list of synonyms which makes the word ‘happiness’ definitely brighter: beatitude, blessedness, bliss, cheerfulness, cheeriness, content, contentment, delectation, delight, enjoyment, euphoria, exhilaration, felicity, gaiety, gladness, glee, good spirits, high spirits, joy, … Continue reading

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The True Origin of Halloween

Esteemed Readers,  The Order of Bards,Ovates and Druids has honored me with an opportunity to re-post in my blog a wonderful article  by Susa Morgan Black which explains the roots and the true sense of Halloween. I believe that knowing of the sources … Continue reading

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Verb Think and its synonyms

To think is one of the most popular ways to express your considerations as well there’re some useful synonyms which can make your speech brighter: Verbs: to consider, to believe, to suppose, to count, to deem, to reckon, to judge. Expressions: … Continue reading

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