Death in Wars of Expansion

APRIL 24TH Beware the glorious horsethat rocks on steady groundIf one is to look beyond the courseThe problem will be found 1184 BC: The Greeks enter Troy using the Trojan Horse (traditional date) A fight for the home we are missing?OrAn act of territorial pissing? 1877: Russo-Turkish War, 1877-78: Russia declares war on the Ottoman … Continue reading Death in Wars of Expansion

The 6th King

"It is agreed. The King's uncle, John, Duke of Bedford, will be appointed Senior Regent of the Realm in charge of the ongoing war in France. During his absence, the government will be maintained by the King's second uncle, Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, who will be granted the title of Lord Protector and Defender of … Continue reading The 6th King

Old School

I've lived through plaguesSeen my fair share of crusadesI'm Old School comrades I've seen ice ages come and goFriend to mammoth and eskimoI'm Old School bro I saw the dinosaurs have their dayUntil a meteor paved their wayI'm Old School compadre I saw a land without fireWithout man's desireI'm Old School squire I stood by … Continue reading Old School