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Oh, what a catastrophe for man when he cut himself off from the rhythm of the year, from his unison with the sun and the earth. Oh, what a catastrophe, what a maiming of love when it was a personal, merely personal feeling, taken away from the rising and the setting of the sun, and cut off from the magic connection of the solstice and the equinox!
~ D. H. Lawrence ~
  Equinox Montage 2.jpg
John Paul Jones & the Battle of Flamborough Head.jpg  
I have not yet begun to fight!
~ John Paul Jones ~
 
Guantanamo, Camp X-Ray, at Dusk January 2002.jpg  
If a passion for freedom is not in vogue, patriots may sound the alarm till they are weary.
The Act of Habeas Corpus, by which prisoners may insist on being brought to trial within a limited time, is the corner-stone of our liberty.
~ Horace Walpole ~