Dear friends, Welcome. Do you think it a coincidence that the holiday season occurs at the least promising time of the year? The days are getting shorter and, for our none-too-distant ancestors, winter represented a period of virtual house arrest. Night was a time of brigands and beasts. Even in the largest cities, respectable folks […]
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