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If you want your virtues to be strengthened it is in floods of tears that that strengthening will come… Continue reading

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The Dying Old Man

“I laughed the first time because you are frightened of death, the second time because you are not prepared for it, … Continue reading

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“Let us weep, my brothers, let our eyes shed tears before we depart hence, that tears may waste away our flesh.” Continue reading

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