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The Englishman Is Noted For His Sang Froid: Paddy Roberts

Oh the Englishman is noted for his “sang froid” Which translated means his usual bloody cold And he loves his pipe and slippers and the missus and the nippers And he’s happy simply growing old And he never says a … Continue reading

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Sang Froid In The Face Of Adversity: La Rochefoucauld

Philosophy triumphs easily over past and over future evils, but present evils triumph over philosophy. Duc de la Rochefoucauld 1613-1680 If you like the sayings of François de la Rochefoucauld, it might amuse you to read the post I wrote … Continue reading

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