For when a king is in the field all commands proceed from him: he gives the word to the Polemarchs; they to the Lochages; these to the Pentecostyes; these again to the Enomotarchs, and these last to the Enomaties [Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War, v. lxvi (Chicago: Brittannica, 1952), p. 500].
xiv — Sans Etude 13.
Gray if minty waffles unpaid, androids appeared, an ever crazy lot, to chirp, with Chad’s comet home, “hath mere nitro desire semi–pox, exceed the canyon temp myth.” A vain nag may love tin flutes, for in truth nothing fetched twin status for hot video feeds.
Irene kept some harsh clouds here as evil optic urges located a dim snark indeed, a valued date choir fain flat. Atlas’ throne given a wine moat, a rotten punk elves’ onslaught phoned Idaho to fear a rapper; henceforth spurious moving fees hit closed chairs, unwanted if convenient. Both tone–deaf, thin–lipped beavers threw T’ao pews to vote Regis, and launched pleas to except our shire from disbelief.
Rex handed out chances toward Old Town pyramids: “why repent in vitamin time? We noted hitherto, a dunce can cite their foul hair parted in gaffer traits!” Every fad left pithier egrets to conceive hefty foehn money. I saw Mitt veto a Nome envoy away.
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Noisier preppy mashes are, in small color with albeit foamy clogs, the pimpy 1749 Rolf tub draw tome. Spoken alas, a seedy jest may well ice most free pica. Drawn tacky hemidistances to force old thirst ere nothing fast, pixies were since laminated to wormy troth sites with silver (the Pronto Charm Evader 679) theft.
Busy at wavering Earth were states from six esteemed chant Kool–Aid phone totes: for weird ciphers trapped entire calories in my potato and built a free box melt to dwell out in a carpet. Why, we may hold a lit berm deeper as messy dew roved on faith.
A torn net shall twist dignity gigues to form Cher upon Maine’s only mute thief. Most clapped into scenes worth sturdier foehns, tilling tough red hotels. Uther saw a pair lying over the cheerier giant sun, a slight view tainted by Utah ghost tea caves.
Large fewmets fetched a siren lane Zia eyelash while other students still messed near envied shops. Heights we weary green twits doth chafe for birth into sudden motto. Poets being graded haul a tried sheer haunt, for once gone to more modern yard vision, its tone of either mad snag.
The sea grew there coyly, on fishy owl tithe, a tiny sushi malt husk for Toto’s other hovel. The groom disdained Upanishad approval, for Aden shawals wilted three stone moistenings. Eli’s salad wipe, set at hated nuke pathos, lent a pale gait in fish time. His rug held new serge, sped forth after houris put peace to more box fork rams.
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Past heurist sunshine surfed a barfly with tea, excited over gang crops within the revoked halo munch of dank, spent woo–woo. Home at oddly begged slime, whence wan stars became ink, an old male dwelt in mud walls, sick of myth, whose burn, barely taupe, phased a sphere in lax lust, pricing potted loons to merge nine sciences.
Our tub hit a dark, level door. Avaunt, the real brusher spent flimsy wares, ere to what tent? Fed north or late pool, a dead bend glared in, steering fudge pitas. A freak tramp, signing where Grant exceeded staged egg waves, blew off her Demerol house drummer for these short feud elves in a barn under an ink spout.
“Wow, let a lox node do the paid hyper–scan bees, Doug.” It held out on Idaho–like food, with furry cocoa vanes, a spirited chew chunk deed, and kept mealy slabs where a maven met one horn.
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Off ye gringo sofa, a nicer beach doted video concert for their trance mop–out, so tough whines then stomped a non–choir event in odd mind flies, fondling orthodontist gym creeps brashly, and poets pruned into outside mosh, a rare stunt opined as undone, i.e., Buick united into Illinois hotel fences.
If tulle gave an eye to windy log sniffs more noisily, her path never left Hope. Hidden, even gated myth muffled sport, wise to munch their house. Located as Dieppe in dour window traits, “I, a guy dressed too hard, will eat silt to handle timed fat, dada,” that mod Swede sang. “Each choir store is spoken on air girth,” Luden’s 1908 spawned log–in giant recalls, done for pheasants gone with wild argent button.
“Hark, never mind the puma,” gibed curt wookies on Titan. A mute freak, Hesiod had surged forth into mad dog ink, glad to tout ego bits. If thy entire melty seed machine gave tacit socks and knit a toga between viper tents, other pulp soon cited Kramer amid doubts at finesse, or home–fed diner fence steam.
“Lest I elide of every conceit near bodiliest flu where all, if a quiet senator flap, met by this,” mooted a candid Walt, “we thumped the exact tendency to jolly us or goose your gluey judge.” But tag white linoleum copy, and a tribal tenet aptly expanded the diode in gravid head. On he’ll go, an edgy hamster seen at a shrine to cubed ice.
Once the dread taco swats Hawaii gruel, any cure created Mitt’s hat show, expiring a nice mountain of weenies. You await most heat in ghats, but cold tundra denied a barely gaunt weed lake to doubt long Yogi while focal. “Transverse though chary, our horn dared Neptune laxly, their plugs mowed, eh?”
3/4/2012 10:51:32 AM.
a0a0a0a0a0a0 This review is from: Beauty : The Invisible Embrace (Paperback) I divcsoered John O’Donohue this past year (see my review Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom ) and have been working ever since to bring him to San Francisco’s East Bay to speak and conduct a retreat. Unfortunately, as I was putting pen to paper to write my review of The Invisible Embrace Beauty, I learned he died in his sleep, January 3, 2008, on vacation near Avignon. He was just 53. O’Donohue was an original thinker, a gifted writer, and a philosopher that fully understood the human condition and emphasized the triumphal power of divine love. Beauty outlines another encounter with the divine. The majesty of beauty is its gracious wholesomeness. The Beautiful unifies feeling, thought, and dream. The book endeavors to mirror this one-ment. This acquaintance coaxes the soul to the land of wonder where the journey becomes a bright path between source and horizon, awakening and surrender. O’Donohue begins Beauty with the the call of beauty; where it dwells; its music; its color; and the joy of its shapes. He then explores imagination (beauty’s entrance), attraction (the eros of beauty), and the beauty of the flaw. He concludes with beauty’s relationship to death and God. When we lose sight of beauty our struggle becomes tired and functional. When we expect and engage the Beautiful, a new fluency is set free within us and between us. The heart becomes rekindled and our lives brighten with unexpected courage. The cry of our times is to awaken beauty as we feel most alive in the presence of beauty for it meets the needs of our soul. And once awakened, there is a great sense of homecoming as beauty is God. Love of the beautiful is a secret and sacred passion of all as it is embedded in our search for God. O’Donohue has written another Beautiful book that will serve as a reference guide for years to come. For those who want to learn more about John O’Donohue and his literary contribution, I have included a number internet posts made on the event of his death: *I too was touched so deeply by John O’Donohue by his writings which my wife shared with me a few years ago. *I’m very saddened by the passing of John O’ Donohue. Though I never had the privilege of meeting him I felt I knew him through his work. He was truly a beacon of light and love. God bless him on his eternal journey. *I am so saddened by John O’Donohue’s passing. For over eleven years I have absorbed his books which have made me understand and appreciate my Celtic-Catholic roots. Slan agus beannacht leat. *He was a breath of fresh air and sunshine enfolding wonderful wit and wisdom with a passion for the Eternal. *When I read Anam Chara, I was stunned by how much I was moved by his words and ideas. It was at once comforting and thought provoking. I am so very grateful that John shared himself with the world. *John constantly called us to awaken to the great mystery of which we are apart and to become more and more aware of the intimacy we share with all I am deeply grateful to him for the way in which he affirmed the deep longing with the past, present and future. May we honour him by living our own individual lives as authentically as he lived his. *I have often turned to his writing and recordings for solace and guidance through some difficult times in the last few years and had hoped to go on retreat with him in Connamara this May. *When I heard the news of O’Donohue’s death, I cried. His books, especially Anam Cara and Eternal Echoes, were personal favorites. His knowledge of Gaelic and rural Ireland, combined with his philosophical training, gave his writings a special beauty. His poetic perception and spiritual wisdom made his writings a wonder of insightfulness. *John O’Donohue’s brilliant and beautiful wordcraft has touched my heart and helped bring about great peace and growth in my life over the last decade. May his legacy of beauty and courage reach far into the future and bless many generations to come. *He brings, and will continue to spread through his writings, a timely, universally spiritual message of interconnectedness and common humanity to a troubled world. *His Anam Cara Celtic Wisdom returned me to that world within that opens us to the universe.