True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.”
– William Penn,
Quaker and Founder of Pennsylvania,
who was born on this date, 1644
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love is the every only god
e.e. cummings,
born on this date, 1894

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[ Three poems by e.e. cummings ]

 

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The Wake Up Call – October 14, 2014