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Abiit Ad Maiores

Do not stand at my grave and weep I am not there; I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow, I am the diamond glints…

Thy soul shall find itself alone ‘Mid dark thoughts of the grey tomb-stone; Not one, of all the crowd, to pry Into thine hour of secrecy. Be silent…

The year of the Rose

The year of the rose is brief; From the first blade blown to the sheaf, From the thin green leaf to the gold, It has time to be…

The Walking Dead

A considerable percentage of the people we meet on the street are people who are empty inside, that is, they are actually already dead. It is fortunate for…

Man is not dead…

Man is not dead when he is cold, stiff, pulseless, breathless, and even showing signs of decomposition; he is not dead when buried, nor afterward, until a certain…

Mors Certa – Hora incerta

O NIGHT! the very mother of us all, For from thy hollow womb we children came, A little space to flicker as a flame, And then within thy…

Death

Mr. Clemens was once asked whether he feared death. He said that he did not, in view of the fact that he had been dead for billions and…

Every man…

“Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.” – Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Death is a fisherman

Death is a fisherman, the world we see His fish-pond is, and we the fishes be; His net some general sickness; howe’er he Is not so kind as…

Red Rape

There’s never been a true war that wasn’t fought between two sets of people who were certain they were in the right. The really dangerous people believe they…

A beautiful Death

Death, be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so; For those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow, Die not, poor…

Who wants flowers

Boy, when you’re dead, they really fix you up. I hope to hell when I do die somebody has sense enough to just dump me in the river…