- magazine : Broom
- numero : 53 - octobre 1923
- date : 01 octobre 1923
- catégorie : Culture & arts
Soto and the new world
Courage is strength—and you are vigilant, sagacious, firm besides.
How many miles to Babylon ?
This nursery rhyme has won the eulogies of R. L. Stevenson and
Mr. Walter de la Mare, among other distinguished poets, as being
one of the most truly poetic pieces in the language.
“A boire ! A boire”
Gargantua shouted it when he came fat and ruddy tumbling into
that bright and wine-glorious country of France.
The poet assassinated
Persecution - Assassination - Apotheosis -
Nearly everyone is perplexed by the human instinct to either
lord it over other people or bow down to them. In the eyes of the
Infinite, all pride is dust and ashes. But as we must live with our
brother man, it is natural that each of us should have his ideal of
- The priest speaks
Who has ever approached political thought or action with an
A black wren
The water was cold and freshening as it poured from the brass
tap over his fingers and wrists, and he was so occupied with his
pleasure that he scarcely noticed his wife passing through the
scullery and only heard her voice vaguely, saying, "I'm going out to
see about a black wren."
Travels in Arabia Deserts
We won't attempt the futility of