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Terry Foreman   Link to this

The Royal Society today at Arundel House

May. 13. the new charter Read.

http://webapps.qmul.ac.uk/cell/Hooke/hooke_foli...

Terry Foreman   Link to this

The new charter of The Royal Society

http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1669/05/08/#c45...

Robert Gertz   Link to this

I wonder if it really is a farewell to Sidney... "As the days dwindle down...To a precious few..."

Ruben   Link to this

Nix (from yesterday):
"Every time Samuel refers to his eye problems I feel a little stab of woe, knowing that our nine year journey together is near its end. Samuel, Elizabeth, and all of you have been delightful companions from the first week. I won’t be making it to London but will be there in spirit. Thanks to all."

I was one of the lucky to get a standing and walking ticket in the finishing tour (limited to 20)! All this years I intended to make something graphic about this wonderful blog, but there were problems and there is the copyrigth thing also, and my English is primitive, and no one wanted the "job".
But I live in Israel and one Hebrew word that many of you probably heard (specially in America) is Chutzpa. It means something between audacity and self-confidence.
SO, I will put in a blog of mine, pictures I took in Portugal and I will take in London, pictures that may be someone sent to me and also I will "borrow" from the National Gallery and the like. If you see some strange letters, may be it's Hebrew. For Pepys I will use only English.
the blog:
http://ruben-lenger.blogspot.com/

if you have any problem entering the blog ask me, and I will ask my son. You may also ask any child that happens to be free from his facebook. My project is to re-read the Diary and re-enter all the graphics that still are around in the Net. It may take some time, so check now and then. Now, I will try to post a picture I got today from Jeannine.

Ruben   Link to this

After all, I will not use the blog, but Facebook, were you will find the pictures in an Album, specially for Pepys.
My name is Ruben Lenger. Sometimes to see my wall you may find you need to put a point between Ruben.Lenger
Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ruben   Link to this

The first picture was posted and you can see the album at:
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.355349...

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