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The Business of Strangers

Director/Writer:Patrick StettnerIFC Films; R; 83 minutesRelease:12/01Cast:Stockard Channing, Julia Stiles, Frederick Weller The Business of Strangers operates in the soul-sucking vacuum of the…

Strangers Sacrificed

It is said that Busiris, King of Egypt, sacrificed to his gods all strangers that set foot on his territories. Diomed, King of Thrace, gave strangers to his horses for food. (See Diomedes.)…

Stranger of the Gate

(The). (See under Proselyte.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Strangers SacrificedStrange A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W …

Walt Whitman: To a Stranger

To a StrangerPassing stranger! you do not know how longingly I look upon you, You must be he I was seeking, or she I was seeking, (it comes to me as of a dream,) I have somewhere surely li…

Classical Mythology: The Kindness of Strangers

The Kindness of StrangersClassical MythologyEat, Drink, and Be Merry: DionysusSex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll: Dionysus on TourYo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Wine!The Kindness of Strangers Though tra…

A Tennessee Williams Quotation

The Question: I was just wondering if anyone knows this famous quote or where I can find it: "I have always depended on the kindness of strangers." I believe …

Flatlandby Edwin A. Abbott

How the Stranger vainly endeav... How I came to Spaceland, and w... How the Sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds It was in vain. I brought my hardest right angle int…

Flatland by Edwin A. Abbott

Other Worlds 16 - How the Stranger vainly endeav... How I came to Spaceland, and w... - 18 How the Sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds It was in vain. I brought my …

Flatland by Edwin A. Abbott

Other Worlds 4 - How the Stranger vainly endeav... How I came to Spaceland, and w... - 6 How the Sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds It was in vain. I brought my ha…

Fantastic Fablesby Ambrose Bierce

The Lion and the Rattlesnake The Alderman and the Raccoon The Man with No Enemies AN Inoffensive Person walking in a public place was assaulted by a Stranger with a Club, and severely …