Tag Archives: Amore

Mercure Galant – Messenger of the Past: Mascarade in Marly 1700

It is impossible to speak about Louis XIV’s feast without mentioning great & mysterious Divertissements held in Marly. The French Revolution destroyed this little gem built near Versailles, but the spirit & grandeur of events taken place there would remain … Continue reading

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Midsummer Night under a veil of Grand Divertissement Royal (1668)

Another magnificent festivity written in history was the Grand Divertissement Royal (1668). It was dedicated to success in the War of Devolution (1667-1668) and to the first capture of Franche-Compté, an important strategic goal in all the French wars of … 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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Love Should Remain Courtois

Love is a gift of God. It’s far more complicated & elevated condition than we believe in, connected but not obsessed to the material world. Antoine de Furetiére in his famous Dictionaire (1690) asserts: “LOVE is passion of a soul … Continue reading

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Appeal to Women of the World: Return from a Shopping Wonderland

Our planet still suffers difficult times. There is too little light and too much darkness, too little truth and too many lies around. A fountain of violence, misunderstanding, mental weakness and stupidity is overflowing. We suffocate under an oppressive informational … Continue reading

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On Women

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

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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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