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... as a strong fever. He rallied enough for us to take a walk and finally check out the inside of the Duomo. While we had passed through the square many times, we had not ventured inside. While decorated with many frescoes it was not an overly ornate cathedral. What was perhaps most intriguing were the numbered squares in the floor which were obviously used at one point, as subterranean crypts. While the rings are now removed, you could still make out ...
... long they have contained it has made for some interesting discussions. Of even greater interest was the reliquary section of the crypt which displayed several robes worn by St. Francis, prayer books and some of his original writings. Also on display were the robes and box full of hair clippings of St.Clare (Santa Chiara), a contemporary of St. Francis who had her hair cut by him when she dedicated her life to service to signify ...
Yesterday morning we rented a car and drove through the rolling hills of Tuscany into Umbria and the charming town of Assisi. In the year 1200, a simple friar from Assisi countered the decadence of Church government, and society in general, with a powerful message of non-materialism. Francis forsook his wealthy family and taught by example, living a life without worldly goods and aiming to love all ...
... up by some homework time, a walk up to a local park to run, climb and play frisbee. We walked around the old city wall in search of the local video store. On the way we ran into a line of about 50 Pine processionary catepillars (we looked them up when we got home). They were walking head-to-toe in a solid line. Graham tried to persuade them to move back away from the roadway with his foot. As the leader veered right so to did the one behind him, then the other, then the other, and ...
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