The Velawesomeraptor Himself (clayrobeson) wrote,
The Velawesomeraptor Himself
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Since it's Sunday, let's talk Bibles...

When I was born, I was given an OLD OLD bible. It's written in Hebrew, with a Latin preface. On the frontace page, which is all illumnitated and beautiful, the date is 1603. Inside, on a page that seems to list the typesetter/publisher, the date is 1588. I'm not sure which is accurate, but I find it funny that the earlier date is 400 years before I left California, and the later date is 400 years after I came back. ::Dun dun DUNNNNNNN!::

Anyway, if you want to see a couple digital pictures I took of the preface:



The images are good sized, so they may be slow to download.

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Jacobus Wolfius Anno MDLXXXVIII
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  • Milestones, or lack thereof...

    So I was at the gym on Thursday when I had my official "You've lost 30 pounds" weigh in, and Theresa (my trainer) got really serious…

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    So on a POSITIVE note (which I seem to share so few of recently), I've been seeing a trainer for the last year or so. Twice a week, 30 minutes a…

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