Wednesday, March 01, 2006

Dies Cinerum

Thus begins the countdown to Easter. I'm not Catholic, but I plan to observe Lent this year. Ash Wednesday is meant to remind us of our mortality. Memento, homo, quia pulvis es et in pulverem reverteris. "Remember man, that you are but dust, and unto dust you shall return."

(HT for the Latin help from Maverick Philosopher)


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