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This is my last post as for all the valuable contents I have written so true in this year 2016. I know when the whole Rome was burning, it is said that Caesar was playing flute. Today this is something I have to keep in my mind. For all support… Read More
When his father, the village rabbi, dies unexpectedly, scholar Eliezer resolves and vows to go on studying Talmud in his memory. There is no one brilliant enough to match his erudition in Sacred Law, so he puts out a call for Study Partners. Is he studying only Talmud, or is… Read More
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Candidates taking the Chinese Imperial Examinations would be confined to a cell-like room for 72 hours, allowed no communication with the outside world. The system lasted until 1912, and required extensive rote learning of the Confucian classics... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Poem about a teenager who is the simply "average" middle child in a family of overachievers and how she feels about the dwindling attention her mother gives her. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Justin Young and Peter Wood had been rivals ever since High School. And Alice knew why. But none of the two boys was friends with her and didn't even know she’s their schoolmates before. But then, it happened so fast, even Alice couldn’t believe it. She suddenly found herself caught… Read More
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