I had no idea you could watch an eclipse–watch the moon’s shadow–without special anything. I did not know that what we see as ‘sunshine’ is actually myriad overlapping circles of light, and during an eclipse, the become slices of light. My Resident Storm Chaser shows me these kinds of things. He’s so smart. And watching the ground, various places around the yard, was beautiful. “Oh, I’m...Read More
My Book Progress
October 6, 1774
I met those of our society who had votes in the ensuing election, and advised them
1. To vote, without fee or reward, for the person they judged most worthy
2. To speak no evil of the person they voted against, and
3. To take care their spirits were not sharpened against those that voted on the other side.