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« on: June 30, 2011, 05:23:45 PM »

“St. Francis de Sales, that great saint, would leave off writing with the letter of a word half-formed in order to reply to an interruption.”   
-St. John Vianney

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« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2011, 08:01:28 PM »

That is similar to a nun's dropping immediately everything as soon as the first chime of the bell for offices.
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For where thy treasure is, there is thy heart also.
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« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2011, 08:13:48 PM »

That was just what I was thinking of Brigid! I was remembering a story of a monk in the desert and his obedience. Cheesy And yes how the nuns in the convent practice this too...
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'Flores apparuerunt in terra nostra. . . Fulcite me floribus. (The flowers appear on the earth. . . stay me up with flowers. Sg 2:12,5)
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