Dr. Janus and Mr. Hyde?

Dr. Janus and Mr. Hyde?

With the calendar turning yet again from December to January, it is an appropriate time to consider the derivation of our word for the new month. Why January? In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus was the god of beginnings and transitions. He was often portrayed as a two-faced deity since he looks backward to […]

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“By the way, I work here weekdays noon to 6:00 P.M.,” Samantha offered, smiling, eyes twinkling in unmistakable invitation. David was savvily understated in his reaction. A nod of acknowledgement, eyes fixed on hers, but cannily avoiding palpable evidence of eagerness. His eyebrows raised and his head tilted ever so slightly in implicit query. Was […]

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