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"Carpe diem"!

The most common symbolic use of the skull is a representation of death. At first impression it carries a negative aura and nowadays more often its portrayal express everything what can be associated with evil in general. However, it can have and another meaning such as life after death, which leads to joy and fulfillment, celebration of life or cheerful memory of the dead one. For instance, a famous day of dead which is celebrated throughout Mexico can be associated more over with joy than sadness... continue reading

Death tolls in Italy

Just heard of a new death tolls in Italy repeating the earthquake there and the deaths of the past earthquakes, Its really sad i want to let them know that i feel for them and my heart of breaking for their sadness and grief. I want to pray for the dead people and their family in italy may god be with their families and give them peace  continue reading

Drabble: Cadaver

‘Where’s the body?’‘In the parlour, sir, follow me. He was breakfasting on bread and honey. It’s strange, the corpse is twisted. If he’d been on his back he’d be resting on his head and heels.’‘Where’s the widow?’‘I don’t know, sir, but that’s husband number three.’‘Hmm. Ring for the butler, he’s vanished again.’‘Some forms of poison can bring about such a death,’ said Kent, tugging the bell-pull.‘Yes, I believe strychnine causes convulsions. Ah,... continue reading

Drabble: Death in the Afternoon

‘I’ve downloaded the recipe, shall we?’‘Why not?’‘Hmm. “Pour one jigger into a champagne glass; add iced champagne until it has opalescent milkiness. Drink three to five of these slowly.” Shall we do as Hemingway says?’‘Yes. We should use saucer glasses, apparently modelled on Marie Antoinette’s breasts, did you know that?’‘We don’t have those. Flutes will have to do.’Dancing ladies, autumnal in the hearth, reflect the changing season and nature closes her day... continue reading

Marathon Legen Caballo Blanco dead

Hello,Today after finishing my running training (for marathons and ultra marathons) I've got home and started to read on RoClubMarathon forum the latest news and i've saw this new that made my skin like a chicken.I was a bigger shock his death cause now I'm reading "Born to Run"."The legendary distance runner known as Caballo Blanco has been found dead near the Gila National Forest in New Mexico. He was 58, according to AP."More information you can find here:hereThe person... continue reading

Robert Maxwell - Twentieth anniversary of his death

Today, November 5, 1991, is the twentieth anniversary of the death of British media tycoon Robert Maxwell.Born in Czechoslovakia he later became a captain in the British army, adopting the name Ian Robert Maxwell. His later nickname "Captain Bob" derives from that.Post Second World War saw him building up a business empire mainly based in the printing and publishing area.By the time of his death he owned a wealth of media interests and was an arch business rival to Rupert Murdoch. Here in Britain... continue reading

The Knowledge of Pain

Three recent incidents gave me an insight of something what nature/god gave us but what we turned into a complication that multiplies itself due to our ability of thinking and learning.In the first incident I met a very great person. Great in his achievements and spiritual status. He is one of those few people who has been in touch with me forquite many years no matter where he was in his material status. We always discussed life, spirituality, religion and a lot more things. He is middle-aged... continue reading

Remember

Today my heart is heavy.Today I don't even want to think about my camera, let alone pick it up.Today I want to cave in on myself and sink into the abyss of misery that comes with heartache.But I won't.I will walk past the photographs sitting in my living room taken at a long ago party and various get-togethers. He always wore a smile that could melt butter or make you wonder what he was up to.I will stop as it catches my eye, pick it up, and when the questions begin to well up inside my... continue reading

Give It Your Best Shot!

“It won’t be long for our friend Lina, do you think you can help me put together a slideshow tribute,” says the email I received today at work.As I sit her sorting through the photos I’ve collected of our friend Lina over the past few years and as I wait for more photos from friends to come in my Inbox, I started to think about life.My religious background taught me that death is just a separation, merely moving from temporal life here on earth into eternity.But really, what happens... continue reading

Paying tribute to a Golden American Model on Dreamstime

James was born December 28, 1922.He was an Airforce pilot, with a passion for computers for over 30 years.He loved adventure and traveled the world all his life.This year, in March 2010, he was diagnosed with stage 4 stomach cancer. He will remain in his favorite place for the rest of his days, to ensure he passes away peacefully at home.Although he is 87 and has remained very active until 2009, his diet was very poor all of his life, but he enjoyed every bite of it, to the fullest.... continue reading

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