Daily Archives: May 22, 2014

More Was Lost At Mohacs

In 1526, centuries of Hungarian independence were lost at the Battle of Mohacs, where their king and most of the nobility was killed in one fell swoop in ferocious combat with an Ottoman army. This experience, lamentable as it is, … Continue reading

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Crystal Visions

Over the past five days or so, I have had many opportunities to look at my right foot, with its shades of pale flesh, slightly pink inflammation, deep redness in some unusual spots that are only slightly sensitive to the … Continue reading

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