Day 82: March 23 – In Sleep All Passes Away

~ The Karyatides statues of the Erechtheion on its Acropolis.

Wisdom

Peace among men, calm weather on the deep,

Respite from winds, in trouble rest and sleep.

~ Plato, Symposium

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Wit

It’s the old problem, of course – the one that makes life so tough for murderers – what to do with the body.

~ P.G. Wodehouse, The Code of the Woosters, 1938.

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What Happened

1801: Tsar Paul I is murdered.

1919: Benito Mussolini founds his own party, Fasci di Combattimento in Italy.

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