Read below the letters of a good priest who has been told to “pack your bags” Read below also the letters of his bishop, the oppressor.
Dear Father White, you have my prayers and surely the prayers of all who read these letters. You have been a sorely needed source of grace with your articles here. May justice be yours!
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton
In Act IV of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew, Petruchio insists that his new wife Katherina submit her mind to his.
In mid-afternoon, Petruchio proclaims that it’s actually 7:00am. He demands that Katherina concede this. “It shall be what o’clock I say it is!”
Petruchio’s friend Hortensio comments: “Why, so this gallant will command the sun.”
Let’s imagine a courtroom scene. The members of the jury file into the box, having completed their deliberations.
The judge asks the foreman, “Have you reached a verdict?”
“Yes, Your Honor. We find the defendant not guilty!”
So the judge says to the accused: “Very well. You will retain the title of ‘free man.’ Your prison uniform will read ‘free man’ across the back of the shirt. Now, bailiff, cuff him, and take him to San Quentin.”
Yesterday, locksmiths under the direction of…
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