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  • Darryl shared from Mr. Capone by Robert Schoenberg
    “No tendency is quite so strong in human nature,” wrote William Howard Taft, “as the desire to lay down rules of conduct for other people.”
    Note: Sadly so very true no matter the period.
  • Darryl shared from Mr. Capone by Robert Schoenberg
    The system, as it had developed, mandated corruption.
    Note: Which is why "politics" is such a dirty word.
  • Darryl shared from Valley of the Dead (The Truth Behind Dante's Inferno) by Kim Paffenroth, Dante Alighieri
    “I believe in the shit, the only begotten shit of the shit, true shit from true shit!”
    Note: Whammo!
  • Darryl shared from Valley of the Dead (The Truth Behind Dante's Inferno) by Kim Paffenroth, Dante Alighieri
    Even with women who rode astride a stranger’s horse, and beat men to death like they were pounding the wash on a stone next to the river, there were still rules of what things a man was not to tolerate being done or said to them.
    Note: Ah chivalry.
  • Darryl shared from Valley of the Dead (The Truth Behind Dante's Inferno) by Kim Paffenroth, Dante Alighieri
    Of course, Dante did not know the right tone for someone who’d asked him to rip her open like a fish, if it should become necessary.
    Note: Yeah I don't get etiquette either.
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Darryl L. Pierce