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Illustration above headline by Robert Hooke.
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Happy 812th birthday to Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī.
In Mr. Coleridge’s defense, the word stupa may sound illicit to anyone with even a passing familiarity with Yiddish.
In the glorious Emperor’s defense (not that he should need one), Mr. Coleridge was, in fact, high.
Happy 804th birthday to His Majesty Kublai Khan!