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gaudete

"Gaude! Gaude! Emmanuel nascetur pro te Israel! Rejoice! Rejoice! Emmanuel shall come to you, O Israel!" Another Gaudete Sunday, another day where the priest insists his pink vestments are "rose" (artist note: rose is a darker and more magenta shade of pink than that light pastel pink you have on, Father #sorrynotsorry). It's a bright color for… Continue reading gaudete

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by any other name

While I appreciate Shakespeare's original romantic-tragedy, I remember sharing at least once on this blog that I'm much more a fan of the anime adaptation, Romeo x Juliet. Part of the beauty of it, especially in the English dub, is the use of the Elizabethan language as well as those same lines from the original play, including… Continue reading by any other name