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"