Ibid

Ibid

The erroneous idea that Ibid is the author of the Lives is so frequently met with, even among those pretending to a degree of culture, that it is worth correcting. It should be a matter of general knowledge that Cf. …
The Secret Cave

The Secret Cave

“Now be good children” Said Mrs. Lee “While I am away & dont get into mischief”. Mr. & Mrs. Lee were going off for the day & To leave The Two children John 10 yrs old & Alice 2 yrs …
Aap Beeti

Aap Beeti

A time often comes in the life of literary writers when their fans start writing respectful letters to them. Some praise the way they write and others are mesemerised by the their clean thoughts. Yours truly is also graced with …
The Festival

The Festival

Efficiunt Daemones, ut quae non sunt, sic tamen quasi sint, conspicienda hominibus exhibeant. (Devils so work that things which are not appear to men as if they were real.) —Lactantius I was far from home, and the spell of the …
Old Bugs

Old Bugs

An Extemporaneous Sob Story by Marcus Lollius, Proconsul of Gaul Sheehan’s Pool Room, which adorns one of the lesser alleys in the heart of Chicago’s stockyard district, is not a nice place. Its air, freighted with a thousand odours such...
A Reminiscence of Dr. Samuel Johnson

A Reminiscence of Dr. Samuel Johnson

The Privilege of Reminiscence, however rambling or tiresome, is one generally allow’d to the very aged; indeed, ’tis frequently by means of such Recollections that the obscure occurrences of History, and the lesser Anecdotes of the Great, are transmitted...

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