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Louis XIV Asks Riddles IV

Esteemed Readers, midsummer time calls for some intellectual entertainment. So, His Majesty offers you another 17th century riddle…rather romantic and so much allegoric! Good luck! Without consuming hearts we make them burn. We are torches and mirrors of the soul, … Continue reading

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Louis XIV Asks Riddles III

Esteemed Readers, here is a new riddle prepared for you by His Majesty :-). I will give you a little hint this time: it regards flower life & human emotions! Good luck! We scent the air when Aurora appears and … 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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Sphinx Asks Riddles III

Esteemed Readers, here is a new 17th century riddle for your entertainment. This one is rather curious &  profound. I hope you will find it interesting & not too difficult to be guessed out. Good luck! The right answer to … Continue reading

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Eternamenta Awards deadline

Esteemed Participants, I remind you of our Award deadline: It’s the 28th of January. Please, be in time with your posts. Eternamenta Awards: https://eternamenta.wordpress.com/2016/11/14/eternamenta-blog-awards/ Best regards, Maria

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On Women

A beautiful woman is a gem, a good woman is a treasure. Saadi

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Saadi

Every leaf of the tree becomes a page of the book, once the heart is open and hath learn’d to read. Saadi

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