…by Hilaire Belloc
Look, how those steep woods on the mountain’s face
Burn, burn against the sunset; now the cold
Invades our very noon: the year’s grown old,
Mornings are dark, and evenings come apace.
The vines below have lost their purple grace,
And in Forreze the white wrack backward rolled,
Hangs to the hills
…“THE Saint is a medicine because he is an antidote. Indeed that is why the saint is often a martyr; he is mistaken for a poison because he is an antidote. He will generally be found restoring the world to sanity by exaggerating whatever the…world neglects, which is by no means always the same element
Before the BBC recently did a brilliant job of updating Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mysteries to the twenty-first century, DiC and Scottish Television produced the animated series Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century from 1999 to 2001.
Fortunately, Mill Creek Entertainment has recently released the complete series of the animated show Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego?.