1833. Though much is taken, much abides; and though We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.Read more "“Ulysses” by Alfred Tennyson"
1818. I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desart. Near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which yet survive, stamped […]Read more "“Ozymandias” by Percy Bysshe Shelley"
“There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” – Jane Austen. Proud Londoner. Noted woman.Read more "Kolby Did London: A Homecoming"