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John Fowles 2005 Deaths

John FowlesAge: 79 British novelist whose works explore the limitations society places on free will. His books The Collector, The Magus, and The French Lieutenant's Woman. Died: Lyme Regis, En…

Guinea Fowl

So called because it was brought to us from the coast of Guinea, where it is very common. “Notwithstanding their barsh cry ... I like the Guinea-fowl. They are excellent layers, and e…

John Donne: Prayer

PrayerJohn Donne O ETERNAL and most gracious God, who hast made little things to signify great, and conveyed the infinite merits of thy Son in the water of baptism, and in the bread and wine o…

John Donne: The Curse

The CurseWhoever guesses, thinks, or dreams, he knows Who is my mistress, wither by this curse; Him, only for his purse May some dull whore to l…

John

A contraction of Johannes (Joh'n). The French contract it differently, Jean—i.e. Jehan or Jehann; in Italian, Giovanni. Popes. JOHN I. died wretchedly in jail. JOHN II. and III. were …

John

John Ch. 1: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was… Ch. 2: And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of… Ch. 3: There was a man of the Pharisees, named&hell…

johns

Director/Writer: Scott SilverDirector of Photography:Tom RichmondEditor:Dorian HarrisMusic:Charles Brown and Danny CaronProduction Designer:Amy Beth SilverProducers:Beau Flynn and Stefan Simch…

1 John

1 John Ch. 1: That which was from the beginning, which we have… Ch. 2: My little children, these things write I unto… Ch. 3: Behold, what manner of love the Father hath&h…

John Milton - Paradise Lost: Book VII

Book VII Descend from Heav'n URANIA, by that name If rightly thou art call'd, whose Voice divine Following, above th' OLYMPIAN Hill I soare, Above the flight of PEGASEAN wing. The meaning, not…

John Milton - Paradise Lost: Book IX

Book IX Meanwhile the hainous and despightfull act Of SATAN done in Paradise, and how Hee in the Serpent had perverted EVE, Her Husband shee, to taste the fatall fruit, Was known in Heav'n; fo…