HOW BARREN A THING is
Arithmetique! (and yet Arithmetique will tell you, how many single graines of
sand, will fill this hollow Vault to the Firmament) How empty a thing is
Rhetorique! (and yet Rhetorique will make absent and remote things present to
your understanding) How weak a thing is poetry! (and yet Poetry is a
counterfait Creation, and makes things that are not, as though they were) How
infirme, how impotent are all assistances, if they be put to expresse this
[LXXX. Sermons (26), l640)]
The Study has been
prepared by Father Lance McAdam
who entered into rest July 14, 2003
May his soul, and the souls of all
the departed rest in peace.
And light perpetual shine upon him.