Sickening to realize…
The number of wild animals on Earth has halved in the past 40 years, according to a new analysis. Creatures across land, rivers and the seas are being decimated as humans kill them for food in unsustainable numbers, while polluting or destroying their habitats, the research by scientists at WWF and the Zoological Society of London found.
Source: “Earth has lost half of its wildlife in the past 40 years, says WWF,” The Guardian, 2014-09-29
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Just so beautiful! ‘Marianne Faithfull – Late Victorian Holocaust’ https://t.co/pSfsNnzN5Z
The noun becomes a crutch for lazy thinking about the verb.
If a city is making a how[ling sound … ]. If a city is making a murm[uring sound … ]. If a city is making a ru[mb]ling sound, [that] city [ … ]. If a city is repeatedly crying out, that city will be dispersed. If a city’s moves underneath and makes a grumbling sound like an army camp, that city will soon be utterly dispersed. If a city is regularly quiet, that city will go on normally.
Like a timorous dove I passed the time on a rafter; like a flying bat I slipped into the cracks in the wall.
If a woman treads on blood of a donkey, she will have children with scabs.
He who has a thick nose-end is a sluggish man and is even like the ox; but he who has a thin nose-end is a man of wrath like the dog.