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Topic: steely-eyed
Posted: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 11:40:39 AM
steely-eyed

Synonyms:

steely-nerved
steely-spined
diehard
hardcore
tough as nails
Topic: Feast of St. Frances Cabrini
Posted: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 7:06:42 AM
Hail the first American citizen to be proclaimed a saint of the Roman Catholic Church. A remarkable woman, indeed.
I am very proud to be a descendant of Italians.
Topic: It isn't possible to love and to part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can...
Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018 2:05:54 PM
Well, sometimes one just has to part - for the better - despite of loving someone... Today's life is indifferent to our love.
But, yeah, love can be eternal...
Topic: Benjamin Banneker (1731)
Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018 2:02:04 PM
What a remarkable man (despite all his human flaws: alcoholism, etc.)
Topic: It's beneath me
Posted: Thursday, November 8, 2018 1:38:06 PM
beneath

4.
b. Unworthy of; unbefitting: It was beneath me to beg.


Hope it helps...
Topic: Nothing ever comes to me, that is worth having, except as the result of hard work.
Posted: Saturday, November 3, 2018 7:58:19 PM
A role model, indeed.
Topic: I don't think, sir, you have a right to command me, merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the...
Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 8:37:50 AM
" I don't think , sir, you have a right to command me , merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the world than I have; your claim to superiority depends on the use you have made of your time and experience"
chap 14 , Jane Eyre
Topic: The Kray Twins (1933)
Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 8:01:07 AM
Sometimes what is bad comes in pairs.
Topic: Sarah Bernhardt (1844)
Posted: Monday, October 22, 2018 1:05:39 PM
What a remarkable woman she was!
Topic: Carlo Urbani (1956)
Posted: Friday, October 19, 2018 1:31:51 PM
Another heaven-sent man (from the land of great-grandparents) who sacrificed his own life to help others live. RIP.

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