But Zeus would not accomplish these desires. He took the ox, but added woe on woe.
“That drawing o‘ the lots is dark; but the child was sent to me; there‘s dealings with us—there‘s dealings.”
My novels are slowly coming out of packing, but for now working on the history list. This one isn‘t as dry as I expected, partly because of mixed-in off the wall theories such as the Nile flowing north because storms in Libya blow the sun off course, or the Egyptians having super thick skulls because they shave their heads. #classics #thewelleeucatedmind #history
Part of the challenge in #thewelleducatedmind is to discuss or journal about how the books are in conversation with each other. Since my list started with two picaresque novels (one being the original), it was interesting to see how worldview gives meaning to the journey. I blogged about it at https://ecaseres.wordpress.com/2017/12/29/a-journey-with-a-purpose/