Saturday, April 20, 2013
Tears rolled freely down Roxanne’s face, she was visibly shaking and now held her breath waiting for Maeve’s response.
“The six fingered man in “The Prince Bride”. It’s my husband’s favorite novel. Tell him the baby’s name is Rugen.”
“I took the baby into the waiting room all bundled up. By the looks on our husbands’ faces I must have looked like a mess. I know I was still crying. They jumped up. My husband took John by the shoulder to keep him calm. I said, “God has sent you a precious gift. He gulped and leaned back into my husband’s arms.
“Oh you know that’s always an adjustment. With his black flashing eyes, passion and handsome features the slightly older girls starting stopping by as soon as he turned thirteen. My husband put a stop to that. He tied up Jake and Gizmo out front!”
“And hairstyle.” Adrianne suggested.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
- Odysseus 18:111 “May Zeus grant thee, stranger, and the other immortal gods what thou desirest most, and the dearest wish of thy heart..."
- Odysseus 22:143 “So spoke Antinous, and his word was pleasing to them. Then first arose Leiodes, son of Oenops, who was their soothsayer... “Friends, it is not I that shall string it; let another take it. For many princes shall this bow rob of spirit and of life, since verily it is better far to die than to live on and fail of that for the sake of which we ever gather here, waiting expectantly day after day."
- Odyssey 18:201 “Would that pure Artemis would even now give so soft a death,”
- Odyssey 20:60 “Would that even so those who have dwellings on Olympus would blot me from sight, or that fair-tressed Artemis would smite me, so that with Odysseus before my mind I might even pass beneath the hateful earth”