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Giving up Smoking

There’s not a Shakespeare sonnet Or a Beethoven quartet That’s easier to like than you Or harder to forget.   You think that sounds extravagant? I haven’t finished yet- I like you more than I...

New Every Morning

  Every day is a fresh beginning, Listen my soul to the glad refrain. And, spite of old sorrows And older sinning, Troubles forecasted And possible pain, Take heart with the day and begin again....

The Crown

Oh, kom er eens kijken wat ik op Netflix vind. Het aankomende weekend arriveert Sinterklaas in Nederland en hij brengt ons serie drie van the Crown. Ik ben fan. De moeilijkheden en schandalen binnen de...

A Summer morning

  Her young employers, having got in late From seeing friends in town And scraped the right front fender on the gate, Will not, the cook expects, be coming down.   She makes a quiet...