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An Ancient Decision-Making Technique for the New Year

Let Virgil’s “The Aeneid” guide you in 2022

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One of the best things about being an English major was that after a few introductory classes, my books became pretty cheap. They were usually novels, poetry collections, or slim nonfiction volumes that I could get used for less than $10.




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Matthew McFarlane

Matthew McFarlane

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