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A Brief Round Up Of Humour In History (plus A Hint Of Lord Byron In Malta)

By Martin Morana  (booksie.com)

This article describes in brief the why and how humour thrived during the thousands of years that man (and women) civilised themselves. The article treats humour as was seen in Biblical times, during Greek and Roman times; in the writings of Shakespeare and Dickens. There is even a hint of...

Article | Updated Aug 23, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Humour,Jokes,Bible,Roman,Greek,Aristophanes,Philogenos,Charles,Dickens,Shakespeare,Lord,Byron,Malta,Poem,Farewell


In Search Of Mine Other Half

By James Edgar Cooper  (booksie.com)

In Plato's dialogue 'The Symposium,' he asks the Ancient Greek playwright 'Aristophanes' to present a story about soul-mates. He explains that human were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. At the time, it was said that humans had great strength and threatened...

Poetry | Updated Nov 1, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 6
Tags: Lover,Friend,Friendship,True,Love,My,Queen,Sunshine,Beautiful,Lady,Beauty,Wonderful,Sweetheart,Dearest,Dreams,Loving,Hearts,Shakespearean,Old,Fashioned

Vital Symposium

By Adamaristotle  (booksie.com)

I wrote Vital Symposium in a class I took at UCLA. Writing it was a great experience. Do you know who the stranger is from the story??? Feedback is welcome :)

Short Story | Updated Feb 9, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Socrates,Greece,Ancient,Aristophanes


By Olivia Danger  (booksie.com)

asterios polyp + mats ek + realizing all of my friends are mentally ill = this.

Poetry | Updated Dec 10, 2009 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Asterios,Polyp,Mats,Ek,Mazzucchelli,Smoke,Plato,Aristophanes,Greek,Symposium,Zeus,Life,Poetry

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