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65

65 is the magic constant of a 5 x 5 normal magic square. The Silence of the Lambs is the 65th movie on the AFI’s list of best films. 65 is the smallest integer that can be expressed as a … Continue reading

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Sonnet 73: “That time of year thou mayst in me behold” by William Shakespeare

That time of year thou mayst in me behold When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruin’d choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou see’st the … Continue reading

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“Sonnet 73: That Time of Year Thou Mayest in me Behold” by William Shakespeare

That time of year thou mayst in me behold When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou see’st the … Continue reading

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“Butterfly Bones, or Sonnet Against Sonnets” by Margaret Avison

The cyanide jar seals life, as sonnets move towards final stiffness. Cased in a white glare these specimens stare for peering boys, to prove strange certainties. Plane dogsled and safari assure continuing range. The sweep-net skill, the patience, learning, leave … Continue reading

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