A means for a grumpy old "B" to rumble on about today and cast a longing look to an imaginary past. It will ramble through my likes and dislikes like a hippo on gossamer wings or "...the ladies of the Women's Institute Hoofing it Bloomered in the Moonlight." A little pompous and ridiculous, a little wishful and whimsical with perhaps just a little kernel that might strike a chord.
Wednesday, 21 December 2011
Sepia Saturday 106
Does this seem familiar?
Mithras, Persian sun god, bringer of spiritual light into darkness, he is truth, goodness and love. In 1st Century Rome followed by Emperor, Soldier, Patrician, Artisan, Peasant, Slave for his qualities of discipline, duty, truthfulness and compassion. His Birthday 25th December.
Saturnalia, Roman Festival 18th December to 25th December - a period of drunkenness and debauchery, in which the spiritual gives way to the carnal